Science Position Papers

Materials Science and Engineering in Europe: Challenges and Opportunities

27.11.2013

Materials Science and Engineering in Europe: Challenges and Opportunities

An ESF-MatSEEC Science Position Paper

Human Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine

06.11.2013

Human Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine

Focus on European policy and scientific contributions

The Future of Evidence-based Bullying and Violence Prevention in Childhood and Adolescence

05.04.2013

The Future of Evidence-based Bullying and Violence Prevention in Childhood and Adolescence

An ESF SCSS Science Position Paper

Developing a New Understanding of Enabling Health and Wellbeing in Europe – Harmonising Health and Social Care Delivery and Informatics Support to Ensure Holistic Care

31.01.2013

Developing a New Understanding of Enabling Health and Wellbeing in Europe – Harmonising Health and Social Care Delivery and Informatics Support to Ensure Holistic Care

An ESF SCSS Science Position Paper

The Professionalisation of Academics as Teachers in Higher Education

21.01.2013

The Professionalisation of Academics as Teachers in Higher Education

An ESF SCSS Science Position Paper

Metallurgy Europe – A Renaissance Programme for 2012-2022

05.07.2012

Metallurgy Europe – A Renaissance Programme for 2012-2022

An ESF-MatSEEC Science Position Paper

Marine Microbial Diversity and its role in Ecosystem Functioning and Environmental Change

20.06.2012

Marine Microbial Diversity and its role in Ecosystem Functioning and Environmental Change

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 17

Proposal for a revision of the "Clinical Trials Directive" (2001/20/EC) and other recommendations to facilitate clinical trials

27.01.2012

Proposal for a revision of the "Clinical Trials Directive" (2001/20/EC) and other recommendations to facilitate clinical trials

An ESF-EMRC Position Paper

Monitoring Chemical Pollution in Europe’s Seas – Programmes, Practices and Priorities for Research

14.12.2011

Monitoring Chemical Pollution in Europe’s Seas – Programmes, Practices and Priorities for Research

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 16

A Stronger Biomedical Research for a Better European Future

28.09.2011

A Stronger Biomedical Research for a Better European Future

European Medical Research Councils (EMRC) White Paper II

European Biobanks and sample repositories – relevance to Personalised Medicine

19.05.2011

European Biobanks and sample repositories – relevance to Personalised Medicine

An ESF Position Paper

Computational Techniques, Methods and Materials Design

25.04.2011

Computational Techniques, Methods and Materials Design

An ESF-MatSEEC Science Position Paper

ESF-EMRC Position on the Directive on the Protection of Animals used for Scientific Purposes (2010/63/EU)

28.02.2011

ESF-EMRC Position on the Directive on the Protection of Animals used for Scientific Purposes (2010/63/EU)

– 3rd Edition February 2011

European Research in the Polar Regions: Relevance, strategic context and setting future directions in the European Research Area

06.12.2010

European Research in the Polar Regions: Relevance, strategic context and setting future directions in the European Research Area

An ESF EPB (European Polar Board) Strategic Position Paper

Marine Biotechnology: A New Vision and Strategy for Europe

18.10.2010

Marine Biotechnology: A New Vision and Strategy for Europe

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 15

Promoting Internationalisation of the Social Sciences in Central and Eastern Europe

28.07.2010

Promoting Internationalisation of the Social Sciences in Central and Eastern Europe

An ESF SCSS Science Position Paper

ESF-EMRC Position on the Implications of the EMF Directive 2004/40/EC for European Biomedical Magnetic Resonance Research

24.06.2010

ESF-EMRC Position on the Implications of the EMF Directive 2004/40/EC for European Biomedical Magnetic Resonance Research

Science dimensions of an Ecosystem Approach to Management of Biotic Ocean Resources (SEAMBOR)

07.05.2010

Science dimensions of an Ecosystem Approach to Management of Biotic Ocean Resources (SEAMBOR)

Marine Board-ESF/ICES/EFARO Position Paper 14

Vital Questions – The Contribution of European Social Science

07.12.2009

Vital Questions – The Contribution of European Social Science

An ESF SCSS Science Position Paper

LESC Strategic Science Position: The View Ahead

24.08.2009

LESC Strategic Science Position: The View Ahead

An ESF LESC Science Position Paper

ESF-EMRC Position on the Proposal for a Directive on the Protection of Animals used for Scientific Purposes

23.03.2009

ESF-EMRC Position on the Proposal for a Directive on the Protection of Animals used for Scientific Purposes

– 2nd Edition March 2009

FACEing the Future: Planning the Next Generation of Elevated CO2 Experiments on Crops and Ecosystems

02.03.2009

FACEing the Future: Planning the Next Generation of Elevated CO2 Experiments on Crops and Ecosystems

An ESF LESC-PESC Science Position Paper

Scientific Evaluation and Future Priorities of ESA's ELIPS Programme

28.11.2008

Scientific Evaluation and Future Priorities of ESA's ELIPS Programme

An ESSC-ESF Position Paper

The Effects of Anthropogenic Sound on Marine Mammals

07.09.2008

The Effects of Anthropogenic Sound on Marine Mammals

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 13

Humans in Outer Space – Interdisciplinary Odysseys

24.04.2008

Humans in Outer Space – Interdisciplinary Odysseys

An SCH-ESSC Position Paper

Remote Sensing of Shelf Sea Ecosystems

18.04.2008

Remote Sensing of Shelf Sea Ecosystems

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 12

Science-Driven Scenario for Space Exploration

25.02.2008

Science-Driven Scenario for Space Exploration

An ESSC-ESF Position Paper

Response to the European Commission’s Green Papers: (i) Towards a future Maritime Policy for the Union: A European vision for the oceans and seas (ii) The European Research Area: New Perspectives

29.11.2007

Response to the European Commission’s Green Papers: (i) Towards a future Maritime Policy for the Union: A European vision for the oceans and seas (ii) The European Research Area: New Perspectives

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 11

Standing Committee for the Humanities (SCH) Position Paper 2007

14.10.2007

Standing Committee for the Humanities (SCH) Position Paper 2007

European Ocean Research Fleets – Towards a Common Strategy and Enhanced Use

30.03.2007

European Ocean Research Fleets – Towards a Common Strategy and Enhanced Use

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 10

Impacts of Climate Change on the European Marine and Coastal Environment - Ecosystems Approach

16.03.2007

Impacts of Climate Change on the European Marine and Coastal Environment - Ecosystems Approach

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 9

Navigating the Future - III

30.11.2006

Navigating the Future - III

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 8

Modelling in Coastal and Shelf Seas – European Challenges

30.06.2005

Modelling in Coastal and Shelf Seas – European Challenges

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 7

Navigating the Future II

11.05.2003

Navigating the Future II

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 6. Summary of Integrating Marine Science in Europe

Integrating Marine Science in Europe

31.10.2002

Integrating Marine Science in Europe

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 5

Future of Europe in Space Research

29.10.2001

Future of Europe in Space Research

ESF Recommendations to Ministers of ESA Member States. An ESSC-ESF Position Paper

Human Stem Cell Research: scientific uncertainties and ethical dilemmas

29.06.2001

Human Stem Cell Research: scientific uncertainties and ethical dilemmas

ESF Science Policy Briefing 14

Navigating the Future – Towards a European Marine Research Area

12.03.2001

Navigating the Future – Towards a European Marine Research Area

Marine Board-ESF Position Paper 3

MB Position Paper: Towards a European Marine Research Area, December 2000

30.11.2000

MB Position Paper: Towards a European Marine Research Area, December 2000

Environment and Health Research for Europe

04.09.1998

Environment and Health Research for Europe

An ESF Position Paper