SAPEA experts from across Europe will contribute their knowledge and expertise in this topic to produce an Evidence Review Report. The scientific opinion is expected to be delivered by June 2019. It will be primarily addressed to policy makers making use of scientific advice across the European Commission, and will be of relevance to the governance of scientific advice in the Commission.
Politicians, scientists and civil society need to defend evidence-informed policy as a cornerstone of liberal democracy.
This was the #1 message to send to the new European Commission, as voted by Europe’s science advice community at a major event in Helsinki.