Risk governance and research & innovation priorities in Nanotechnologies**
FIRST BRIEFING REPORT WITH A FOCUS ON FOOD, HEALTH AND THE ENERGY SECTOR
The present report provides an overview of the current policy context, recent developments and debates regarding risk governance and regulations of nanotechnologies in Europe as well as the main research and innovation priorities by European policies (H2020) and industries (European Technology Platforms).
The report is Deliverable 1 of Work Package 5 “Governance and Policy Outreach andAlignment” (Task 5.1 “Policy Monitoring and Alignment”) of the project GoNano and serves to ensure a strong degree of policy alignment of the project, specifically between the design of the pilot studies and relevant policy initiatives and debates.
** The document may not be seen as an official deliverable of the GoNano project as it has not yet been approved by the European Commission