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Gaps Explorer

Banner of 5th DRMKC annual Seminar - Towards the science pillar of the Union Civil Protection Knowledge Network

In the scientific world, as the flood of knowledge increases, there is a greater need for systematic reviews to guarantee proper exploitation of results along with the definition of the way forward. While knowledge is abundant, gaps do still exist: DG Research and Innovation (R&I) contributes to mapping these gaps through their Projects for Policy series of reports.

Inspired by this initiative, the DRMKC has developed the Gaps Explorer to provide targeted recommendations, tailored to different stakeholder profiles – Policy-Makers, Practitioners and Scientists – based on thematic reviews. The first pilot has been co-developed by DG R&I and JRC on Forest Fires. We expect many other topics to come ...

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