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The Covenant of Mayors is the world's largest movement for local climate and energy actions.
The Covenant of Mayors is the world's largest movement for local climate and energy actions.
Aug 23 2019
JRC experts train local authorities in a workshop on mitigation and adaptation to climate change
Human behaviour and socio-economic outcomes may be determined or influenced by genetic factors
Aug 23 2019

In its role of "knowledge manager" the Joint Research Centre has collected, reviewed and analysed a large set of data on the possible policy implications of how human behaviour and socio-economic outcomes may be determined or influenced by genetic factors.

It is today possible to "read" DNA, to "understand" the genetic code and to "modify" the code if some parts of it are considered as "undesirable". These developments in genetics and DNA editing open unique possibilities for example to improve the physical and mental health of individuals.

Economic and Policy Analyst at the Competence Centre on Modelling, manager of the Community of Practice on Modelling and working in support to Better Regulation.
  • Commission Recommendation of 13 July 2010 on guidelines for the development of national co-existence measures to avoid the unintended presence of GMOs in conventional and organic crops PDF iconECoB Commission recomendation 13/06/2010

The mandate of ECoB, created on the basis of the Council conclusions of May 2006, is to organise the exchange of technical-scientific information on best agricultural

Best practice documents for the coexistence of genetically modified crops with conventional and organic farming:

Communities like Hvar island in Croatia are setting ambitious targets to increase energy efficiency
Communities like Hvar island in Croatia are setting ambitious targets to increase energy efficiency
Aug 20 2019
Communities in Europe are pioneering energy self-sufficiency projects
Publication Year: 
2019
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC117404
Authors: 
WARHURST Chris
HUNT Wil
Type:
Publication Year: 
2019
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC117548
Authors: 
DONLEVY Vicki
VAN DRIEL Barry
HOAREAU MCGRATH Cécile
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