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Joint Research Centre (JRC)

Source: Europa Nu.

This directorate-general provides the Commission with scientific advice and technical support in order to help formulate, implement and monitor a wide range of policies of the European Union. If requested it will advise the Council, Parliament and the member-states.

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) also conducts scientific research. In several centres throughout Europe a broad range of topics are researched, most of it focused on areas that respond to the major challenges that face the EU policy makers. Its main areas of research are nuclear energy, economics, sustainable development, security issues and crisis-management and developing common reference materials and measurements.

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Openstaande vacatures

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24-05-2017 Graphics support and Infographics to communicate on Science for Policy Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Ispra)
24-05-2017 Project officer in crop modelling and water-agriculture interactions Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Ispra)
24-05-2017 Administrative Agent Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Ispra)
25-05-2017 Migration profiles Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Ispra)
25-05-2017 Scientific Project Officer Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Geel)
28-05-2017 Thermodynamics of fuel systems for Molten Salt Reactor Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Karlsruhe)
29-05-2017 "Low temperature" synthetic approach towards uranium and thorium carbides Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Karlsruhe)
30-05-2017 Project officer - Researcher - Environmental Product Policies Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Seville)
31-05-2017 Information and Communication Officer Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Petten)
01-06-2017 Technical Officer - In vitro method automation and high-content analysis Joint Research Centre (JRC) (Ispra)
 

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Legislative proposals in negotiation

There are 57 proposals for legislative or other legal instruments of this Directorate-General in negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament.
Date Title
23.02.2017  Adoption of the 2016-2019 High Flux Reactor supplementary research programme to be implemented by the Joint Research Centre for Euratom.
Decision com(2017)83
 
05.04.2016  Operation of the High Flux Reactor in the period 2012-2013.
Report com(2016)170
 
05.04.2016  Staff document to the document: 'Operation of the High Flux Reactor in the period 2012-13'.
swd(2016)101
 
04.04.2016  Approval of the Agreement between Euratom and India for research and development cooperation in the field of the peaceful uses of nuclear energy.
Decision com(2016)175
 
13.03.2014  EU efforts to strengthen nuclear security.
Working paper swd(2014)107
 

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Legislation currently being implemented

There are 3 laws or other legal instruments of the Council and the European Parliament, previously proposed by this Directorate-General, which are currently being implemented by the member states.
Date Title
29.10.2015  Renewal participation of Euratom in the Framework Agreement for international collaboration on research and development of Generation IV nuclear energy systems.
Recommendation com(2015)547
 
22.04.2009  Adoption of a supplementary research programme to be implemented by the Joint Research Centre for Euratom.
Decision com(2009)198
 
22.07.1991  Supplementary research programme to be implemented by the joint research centre for Euratom.
Decision com(1991)281
 

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Legislation in force

There are at least 8 laws or other legal instruments in force that have been previously proposed by this Directorate-General.
Date Title
21.05.2012  Adoption of the 2012-2015 High Flux Reactor supplementary research programme to be implemented by the Joint Research Centre for Euratom.
Decision com(2012)221
 
17.03.2010  Conclusion of the Agreement between Euratom (Euratom) and the Department of the Energy of the USA (USDOE) in the field of nuclear security research and development.
Decision com(2010)90
 
04.08.2008  Negotiation mandate authorizing the Commission to negotiate an agreement between Euratom (Euratom) and the Department of Energy of the USA (USDOE) in the field of ...
Decision com(2008)507
 
28.06.2007  One year extension of the supplementary research programme to be implemented by the Joint Research Centre for Euratom.
Decision com(2007)365
 
25.05.2005  Negotiation of the accession of Euratom (Euratom) to an international Framework Agreement among the Members of the Generation IV International Forum in the field of ...
Communication com(2005)222