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Recruited specialists will provide customer-driven scientific and technical support for the development of EU policies.
Recruited specialists will provide customer-driven scientific and technical support for the development of EU policies.
Feb 21 2019

The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre (JRC) is currently looking for motivated staff, to mainly work in Seville, Petten, Ispra, Geel and Karlsruhe.

Future migration scenarios
Future migration scenarios
Feb 20 2019

What are the relative certainties and uncertainties likely to impact the future of migration in the European Union?

What could be possible future developments of migration and integration dynamics in the EU when looking towards 2030?

And how can we discuss migration challenges and opportunities in a more forward-looking manner that takes into account perspectives of different migration actors and trends that will impact our societies?

International System of Units (SI)
Feb 20 2019

Citizens, consumers, patients, doctors, control authorities, travellers and industry need to be able to rely on sound and comparable measurements to take the right decisions.

New CRM for contaminants in bovine liver
Feb 19 2019

The JRC developed the new certified reference material ERM-BB185; elements in bovine liver. Certified values are given for a selection of elements that allow control laboratories precise analytical measurements ensuring food safety.

The Global Multi-country model (GM) has been designed in 2014 to complement the model QUEST to support the EC in its macroeconomic surveillance, monitoring and forecasting tasks. It is regularly used to contribute to the Spring and Autumn releases of the European Economic Forecasts by providing model-based drivers identification of forecast of GDP.

Acronym: 
GM

GAP is used by the EC and the Member States to calculate the output gap, which is the key variable in the monitoring of fiscal deficits in the EU in application of the Stability and Growth Pact.

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GAP

QUEST is a macroeconomic model to analyse and understand the state of the EU economy. It is developed by DG ECFIN with support from the JRC. The current version QUEST III is applied since 2007.

Acronym: 
QUEST III
Collaborating DGs: 
DG Economic and Financial Affairs
Nanomaterials contain particles that are smaller than 100 millionths of a millimetre
Nanomaterials contain particles that are smaller than 100 millionths of a millimetre
Feb 19 2019

The JRC just released a report clarifying the key concepts and terms used in the European Commission's nanomaterial definition. This will support stakeholders for the correct implementation of legislation making reference to the definition.

The Mediterranean has a very specific balance of nutrients, which are fundamental to marine life.
Feb 19 2019

A recently published JRC-led article presents an innovative way of modelling marine nutrients that better reproduces observed phytoplankton biomass and ecosystem dynamics in productive areas.

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