JRC Week on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards – Register now!

On November 4-8, the JRC Week on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards will bring together academics, policy makers, data and policy analysts with a common interest in multidimensional indicator frameworks to inform policy making. Register here

Launch of the Regional Gender Equality Monitor

In the occasion of the International Women's Day, DG JRC in collaboration with DG REGIO launched the Regional Gender Equality Monitor, which assesses the level of disadvantage and achievements of women in EU regions. The Monitor in based on two indices. The Female Disadvantage Index measures the difference between the performance of men and women in all EU regions. The Female Achievement Index measures the level of achievement women in a region compared to the region with best performing women.

Commission launches online tool to measure how well Europe and Asia are connected

On 19 October 2018, as a deliverable of the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit in Brussels, the European Commission has presented the ASEM Sustainable Connectivity Portal – an online tool offering a wealth of data on the political, economic and social relationship between the two continents.

Cultural and Creative Treasure Hunt in Toulouse

The European Commission’s Joint Research Centre, in cooperation with Toulouse Tourism Office and the Toulouse based Tourism School, will be proposing a graphical interactive preview of Cultural gems app at the EuroScience Open Forum in Toulouse “Science in the City” Festival.

News & Events

Behind the numbers:JRC audits two major indexes related to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

8 Jul 2019

With the growing momentum towards the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and ahead of the United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York, two international indexes measuring progress on sustainable development issues were launched in June 2019: the Sustainable Development Goals Index and Dashboards (SDG Index) and the EM2030 Sustainable Development Goals Gender Index (SDG Gender Index).

Asia-Europe Sustainable Connectivity Scientific Conference

27 Jun 2019

AESCON (Asia-Europe Sustainable CONnectivity) is the first scientific conference on Asia-Europe sustainable connectivity, bringing together researchers and policy analysts working in the field of international connectivity, globalization and their impacts on sustainable development, with a particular focus on Asia-Europe connections.

2019 COIN Open Days

15 Jan 2019

The COIN Open Days are one-day/half-day workshops that bring together researchers and policy analysts from international organisations, think tanks and the academia with scientists of the European Commission’s Competence Centre on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards (COIN).


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