IPBES is launching a survey to collect information on the use of completed IPBES assessments in policymaking at the national and subnational levels. This information will allow IPBES to understand if and how its assessments have been used by policymakers and what tools, methodologies and types of activities could further support the use of IPBES assessments and thereby contribute to the advancement of the IPBES policy support function.
Participation in surveys
The EuroMarine early career researcher group OYSTER (Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine) is currently conducting a survey to gain insight into some personal and professional impacts the COVID-19 pandemic has had on marine Early Career Researchers (ECRs).
The European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet) is currently looking for individuals to complete a survey on the network's website.
EMODnet is preparing for the next phase where access to all thematic data and data products will be centralised and with further expansion of the data catalogue.
Feedback is essential for the network's further development to provide data and products in the best way for target users. To complete the survey, please follow the link below.
The European Commission is welcoming input from all citizens and organisations for both the EU strategy for adapting to climate change, and also the European Climate Pact which will give citizens and stakeholders from all parts of society a voice and role in designing new climate actions, sharing information, launching grassroots activities and showcasing solutions that others can follow. Questionnaires and more information can be found by following the links below.
The European Commission has combined its research and innovation activities for the coming years in the Horizon Europe framework programme. This multi-billion Euro programme aims to focus research and innovation efforts and to deliver solutions in 5 mission areas.
The E-BIND project is a DG Environment-supporting initiative which aims at ensuring the support of scientific bodies and networks in providing knowledge and data to ensure a better and more effective implementation of the Birds and Habitats Directives. This project includes a consultation process which involves reaching out to scientific organisations and networks holding information and data needed for a better implementation of the EU Nature Directives.
The European Ocean Observing System (EOOS) is seeking participation in a 1-minute survey to relating to its recently launched call to action, and to find out if participants can help to evolve the initiative.
The EOOS call to action focuses on the following 3 key actions:
CIIMAR, as part of the GENIALG project (GENetic diversity exploitation for Innovative Macro-ALGal biorefinery) is assessing the socio-environmental benefits of seaweed farming in part through an open survey. Applicable to anyone, this survey will help the researchers and industry partners better understand the perceptions of seaweed harvesting industries as they relate to everyday life.
The Newly launched project CatRIS (Catalogue of Research Infrastructure Services) is inviting participants for its survey which is tailored to a wide spectrum of RI users and stakeholders.
CatRIs will build an online catalogue of European research infrastructure services, with particular emphasis on physical infrastructures. This novel information gateway will help improve the visibility of services, enhance RI usage and impact, and foster European and international collaborations.