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!!SAPEA - ''Science Advice for Policy by European Academies''
__OFFICIAL SITE:__ [https://www.sapea.info]
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Spanning the disciplines of engineering, humanities, medicine, natural sciences and social sciences, __SAPEA__
(Science Advice for Policy by European Academies) brings together the outstanding knowledge and expertise of Fellows from over 100 Academies, Young Academies and Learned Societies in over 40 countries across Europe.
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Working closely with the [European Commission Scientific Advice Mechanism High Level Group of Scientific Advisors|https://ec.europa.eu/research/sam/index.cfm?pg=hlg] (HLG), __SAPEA__ provides timely, independent and evidence-based scientific expertise for the highest policy level in Europe and for the wider public.
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SAPEA is part of the [European Commission Scientific Advice Mechanism|https://ec.europa.eu/research/sam/index.cfm?pg=about] (SAM) which provides independent scientific advice to the College of European Commissioners to support their decision making. [Academia Europaea and SAM|Acad_Main/Activities/SAPEA/SAM].
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The project is funded through a grant from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme running from November 2016-October 2020.
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The coordination of Academia Europaea's involvement in the __SAPEA__ project is managed by the [Cardiff Knowledge Hub|http://aecardiffknowledgehub.wales/tag/sapea-project].
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!EVENTS, ACTIVITIES AND STATEMENTS

*[Evidence in policymaking|Acad_Main/News_Archive/Evidence in policymaking], 27 September 2019

*[ Evidence Review Report: "Making sense of science for policy under conditions of complexity and uncertainty"|Acad_Main/News_Archive/New SAPEA Evidence Review Report], press release, 9 July 2019

*[Transforming the Future of Ageing Report|Acad_Main/News_Archive/Transforming the Future of Ageing Report], 27 June 2019

*[Scientific advice on the topic Transforming the Future of Ageing|Acad_Main/Activities/SAPEA/Transforming the Future of Ageing], July 2018

*[Microplastic Pollution and its Impacts - SAPEA Call for Experts|Acad_Main/Activities/SAPEA/Microplastic Pollution and its Impacts], 18 June 2018

*[SAPEA provides evidence for the European Commission on Food from the Oceans|Acad_Main/Activities/SAPEA/Press release November 2017], press release, Thursday 30 November 2017

*[Food from the Oceans|Acad_Main/Activities/SAPEA/Food from the Ocean], February 2017

*[European academy networks launch Horizon 2020-funded SAPEA project: Science Advice for Policy by European Academies|Acad_Main/Activities/SAPEA/Science Advice for Policy by European Academies], December 13, 2017

*[Joint conference of the European Commission and International Network for Government Science Advice (INGSA)|Acad_Main/Activities/SAPEA/INGSA 2016], 29th-30th September 2016, Brussels
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[{Image src='flag_yellow_low.jpg' caption='' height='200' alt='' class='image_left'}] __The SAPEA project is part of the European Scientific Advice Mechanism and has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 737432.__\\ 
The text in this press release reflects only the author’s view. The European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information it contains.