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RTD - DG Research and Innovation
Provide the Commission with independent scientific advice on specific policy issues where such advice is critical to the development of EU policies or legislation and does not duplicate advice being provided by existing bodies. The advice provided by the group shall identify the most important and relevant evidence and empirical findings that can support decision making on the specified policy issues including an assessment of the robustness and limitations of the evidence and empirical findings.
Support the Commission in identifying specific policy issues where independent scientific advice is needed.
Provide recommendations for improving the overall interaction between Commission policy making processes and independent scientific advice concerning any field of Union policy making.
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives