Citizen Science for Policy across Europe

Event date
June 22, 2021
Short description

EU-Citizen.Science is inviting representatives from ministries across Europe and at the regional and local levels to engage in a discussion about citizen science and its benefits for policy making. The main aim of this event is to develop collaborations among policy makers with citizen science interests.


This event will be held as a satellite event of the European Research and Innovation Days on 22 June 2021. Its objectives are to

  • Explore the current state of citizen science in Europe to enhance synergies across borders.
  • Open discussions by presenting good practices and success stories about citizen science operating at different levels, highlighting the barriers that affect the development of citizen science and providing solutions to overcome them to produce a powerful policy decision making tool.
  • Foster collaborations among different countries to promote citizen science, establishing common paths.
You can register here to join the event on Zoom and have the opportunity to interact with speakers. The event will be broadcasted live on the ECSA Youtube channel. Viewers will be able to participate by sending questions and remarks using the Youtube chat. Questions will be answered by ministries representatives. The event will last 1.5 hour. It is made up of four blocks, each dedicated to a citizen science topic.

View the agenda and list of confirmed speakers here.

Geographical focus
  • General/no specific focus
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary
Event type
  • Webinar

Entry created by Admin on June 10, 2021
Modified on June 10, 2021