Sectors: Agriculture - Fisheries, Environment, Health, Innovation, New technologies, Research, Trade
Beneficiaries: Research centres, Universities
Regions: Candidate countries, European Economic Area, European Union, Switzerland, Worldwide
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Additional info regions:
European Economic Area: Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein
Worldwide: Experts from third countries may also apply but will only be considered for membership of the Scientific Committee or of the Scientific Panels, if the required level of expertise cannot be found among nationals of EU, EFTA or EU Candidate countries
Responsible: European Food Safety Authority
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The Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels are responsible for providing the scientific opinions of the Authority and other advice as appropriate, each within their own spheres of competence. They produce scien tific opinions and advice for risk managers. This helps to provide a sound foundation for the formulation of European policies and legislation and this supports risk managers in taking decisions.
Members of the Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels will be asked to perform the following tasks:
– Contributing to the preparation, the discussion and the adoption of scientific opinions, guidance documents and statements of the Scientific Panel and/or the Scientific Committee and the activities of their working groups
– Contributing to scientific advice on matters falling within the remit of the Scientific Panel and/or of the Scientific Committee
– Provision of advice on conducting and organising the scientific activities of the Scientific Panel and/or of the Scientific Committee