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AERONET-OC : Aeronet OceanColor

The network AERONET - Ocean Color (AERONET-OC) provides the capability of measuring the radiance emerging from the sea (i.e., water-leaving radiance) with sun-photometers installed on offshore platforms like lighthouses, oceanographic and oil towers. AERONET-OC is instrumental to...

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AGRICULTURE : Datasets in the agricultural domain

The Joint Research Centre supports the implementation of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) of the European Commission through technical and scientific work. The datasets published are produced from the activities on Monitoring Agricultural Resources (MARS), including the MARS ...

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CCM : Catchment Characterisation and Modelling

Drainage networks and associated drainage basins form complex functional entities not only for hydrological processes but also for environmental processes at large. This has been recognised in recent European legislation such as the Water Framework Directive (WFD). In order to st...

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CITSCI : Citizen Science - Citizens' Data

The 'Citizen Science - Citizens' Data' collection contains data sets relating to citizen engagement in scientific research, citizen generated data in the wider sense, and their interplay with policymaking. Among others, the collection includes the results of surveys of citizen sc...

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CLIMATE : Climate change impact assessment

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) aims to develop knowledge and tools in support of the EU Climate Change Policy. In view of this, an important research topic of the Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES) is to assess the physical and socio-economic impacts of global wa...

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COIN-REGIO : Regional Human Development

This collection comprises datasets on (1) regional (NUTS 1/ NUTS 2) poverty in Europe, (2) Regional (NUTS 1/NUTS 2) Europe 2020 Index, (3) Regional Human Development Index, (4) trust and governance in European cities A number of datasets were developed to provide subnationa...

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DATAM : EC data portal of agro-economic research

DataM is a portal of the European Commission's web site that gives access to a collection of data related to the scientific production of the European Commission and partners about the economics aspects of agriculture, bioeconomy, climate change, food and nutrition security and r...

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DROUGHT : Drought Observatories datasets

Drought monitoring is based on various indices: the standardized precipitation index (SPI), which shows the deviation from average precipitation and is therefore directly related to drought hazard, while additional indices monitor the status of soil moisture, vegetation, groundwa...

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EASIN : European Alien Species Information Network

The European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN) is an initiative of the JRC of the European Commission and aims to enable easy access to data and information on Alien Species (AS) in Europe from existing databases to assist policy makers and scientists in their efforts to ...

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EDGAR : Emissions Database for Global Atmospheric Research

The Emissions Database for Global Atmospheric Research (EDGAR) provides independent estimates of the global anthropogenic emissions and emission trends, based on publicly available statistics, for the atmospheric modeling community as well as for policy makers. This scientific in...

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EMIS : Environmental Marine Information System

The Marine Geoportal EMIS relies on biological and physical variables generated from both hydrodynamic models and satellite remote sensing. A number of these variables and advanced products are available as raster datasets to the scientific and environmental managerial communit...

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EMM : European Media Monitor

The Europe Media Monitor (EMM, see http://emm.newsbrief.eu/overview.html ) family of applications has been analysing up to 220,000 news reports per day since 2004. EMM recognises names mentioned in the news in over twenty languages and decides automatically for each newly found n...

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EPLCA : European Platform on Life Cycle Assessment

The EU's knowledge base that responds to business and policy needs for social and environmental assessments of supply chains and end-of-life waste management, otherwise known as life cycle assessments. The EPLCA consists of different tools and databases including the European Lif...

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ESDAC : European Soil Data Centre

The European Soil Data Centre (ESDAC) is the thematic centre for soil related data in Europe. Its ambition is to be the single reference point for and to host all relevant soil data and information at European level. It is the source for various authoritative European soil-relate...

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JRC-FOREST : JRC Forest Research Activities

JRC-FOREST research is at the basis of JRC's support to a range of forest-related policies, including EU Bioeconomy, Biodiversity, Forest Strategies and the Paris Climate Agreement. This website provides links to finalized research activities on Global and European forests that w...

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GHSL : Global Human Settlement Layer

The Global Human Settlement Layer (GHSL) project is supported by European Commission, Joint Research Centre and Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy. The GHSL produces new global spatial information, evidence-based analytics, and knowledge describing the human presen...

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GMIS : Global Marine Information System

The Global Marine Information System has been developed to provide the Users community with an appropriate set of bio-physical information, of importance to conduct water quality assessment and resource monitoring in the coastal and marine waters. The bulk of environmental analys...

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STA : Strategic Trade Atlas

The Strategic Trade Atlas is developed to promote understanding of global trade flows of strategic goods, i.e., goods of militarily strategic value, including dual-use goods. Trade flows are classified under a basket of Harmonized System (HS) codes associated with strategic commo...

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EURDEP : EUropean Radiological Data Exchange Platform

EURDEP (EUropean Radiological Data Exchange Platform) is both a standard format for radiological data and a network for the exchange of automatic monitoring data. The latest release of the format is version 2.x, which is in use since the beginning of 2002. The data-format is appl...

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FOWN : FOWN: a database on foreign ownership

FOWN contains yearly firm-level data on firms active in EU28 but owned by a company/family/individual located outside the European Union. These data are used to monitor nonEU investments in EU28

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HousingTaxation : Housing Taxation Database

Information on the housing related taxes (e.g., property transfer tax rates, capital gains tax rates, implicit property tax rates, imputed rent taxation, mortgage interest deductions, etc.) and other non-tax policy related data (cpi, long term government bond yields, dwelling sto...

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RHOMOLO-MRIO : EU Regional Datasets (RHOMOLO Team)

This collection contains data related to the RHOMOLO model, including the Inter-Regional Input-Output (IRIO) tables for 2013 and a dataset of regional transport costs and distances. IRIO 2013 is a complete dataset of inter-regional Input Output Tables and trade flows for EU-28 a...

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ENACT : Spatiotemporal population and activity maps

The ENACT project aims at producing a set of seamless nighttime and daytime population density grids for each month of the year, which take into account human activities and induced major daily and monthly variations, and covering all EU Member States. These spatio-temporal grids...

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COR&DIP : World Top R&D Investors Intellectual Property

The collection contains the top 2000 R&D investors worldwide (Scoreboard edition 2015) and their patent, trademark and design portfolios. It is established biennually by the JRC.B3 in collaboration with the OECD STI. This is version 1 of the database..

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CoM : Covenant of Mayors

The CoM collection provides supporting data for the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy (CoM) initiative. The CoM is the mainstream European voluntary movement involving local authorities in the development and implementation of sustainable energy and climate policies. In E...

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TransportExpData : Transport Experimental Data Collection

Data of vehicles and engines from tests in the VELA laboratory and on-road: • Emission data; • RDE data; • Energy efficiency, consumption and driving range of electric vehicles; • EMC data; • Autonomous vehicles and vehicle safety, post-processed data, conformity factors, dr...

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TransportToolData : Transport Assessment Tool Data Collection

Output data from transport policy assessment tools: - Power-train Technology Transition Market Agent Model (PTTMAM) social technical simulated outputs based on vehicle powertrain choice; - Cost-effectiveness of CO2 reduction scenarios and targets by DIONE tool - Heavy Duty Vehi...

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GECOutlook : Global Energy and Climate Outlook

JRC Science for Policy Global Energy and Climate Outlook report series. Includes energy-economy modelling of climate and energy policies and pathways for transitions to a low-carbon economy. Produces datasets of greenhouse gas emissions, energy and economic activity balances for ...

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RMIS : Raw Materials Information System (RMIS)

The Raw Materials Information System (RMIS) contains a number of sections containing JRC produced data, including datasets on: country’s raw materials trade (visualizations of trade profiles for 150 countries concerning non-energy and non-food raw materials import and export flow...

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RAPID-N : RAPID-N - Rapid Natech Risk Assessment System

The system allows rapid damage and consequence analysis of technological accidents triggered by natural hazards which involve hazardous substances (Natech). To support the analysis the system includes a database of past natural hazards and industrial facilities. It is publicaly a...

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NANOSafety : Nanomaterial safety and nanomedicine

The different datasets are contributing to the support for EU regulation on nanomaterials , anticipation of regulatory needs for nanomedicines. The data derive from vairous sources: 3 surveys, proteomics data, transcriptomics data, literature review data, terminology data (proces...

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UPu-Gamma : Uranium and plutonium gamma-ray spectra

Gamma spectra of uranium and plutonium samples were recorded by various gamma spectrometers. The spectra are intended to be used for the development of data evaluation programmes. For medium-resolution spectrometers (LaBr3 and CdZnTe) see: https://publications.jrc.ec.europa...

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JRC-EU-TIMES : The JRC European TIMES Energy System Model

JRC-EU-TIMES is a model that represents all sectors of the energy system of the EU28 and of neighbouring countries: buildings, transport, industry, power and agriculture. The JRC-EU-TIMES model produces projections (or scenarios) of the EU energy system showing its evolution up t...

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CEMS-GloFAS-RA : GloFAS hydrological reanalysis

This collection includes output of global hydrological simulations produced in the context of the Copernicus Emergency Management Service - Global Flood Awareness System (CEMS-GloFAS). Output maps have quasi global extent and 0.1 degree (~10 km) grid resolution.

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MMF-BLUE2 : European marine modelling resources

Datasets are a subset of the JRC marine water portal which serves as the gateway to JRC products on freshwater and marine water resources, providing access to water data, publications, and maps, as well as to water projects and events. The portal brings together the products and ...

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DRMKC-RDH : Disaster Risk Data Hub

The Risk Data Hub contains curated European-wide (EU, EFTA and IPA countries) disaster loss and risk data. The Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre (DRMKC) makes available a GIS web-platform, intended to improve the access and sharing of curated European-wide (EU, EFTA and I...

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IPSO : Innovative Public Services Observatory

The Innovative Public Sevices Observatory (IPSO) is a platform jointly created by DIGIT and JRC in the framework of the IPS Action of the EU ISA² Programme, with the purpose of monitoring the adoption and use across Europe of emerging and disruptive technologies - as AI, DLT, IoT...

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LUCAS : Land Use and Coverage Area frame Survey

Accurately characterizing land surface changes with Earth Observation requires geo-localized ground truth. In the European Union (EU), a tri-annual surveyed sample of land cover and land use has been collected since 2006 under the Land Use/Cover Area frame Survey (LUCAS). A tota...

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ReopenEU : Re-open EU

The collection is related to the Re-open EU app, which provides an overview of the health situation in European countries, based on data from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC). The information is updated frequently and available in 24 languages. It ena...

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POTEnCIA : POTEnCIA scenarios

POTEnCIA (Policy Oriented Tool for Energy and Climate Change Impact Assessment) is a modelling tool that allows for a robust assessment of the impact of different policy futures on the EU energy system developed by the JRC. It is designed to assess the impacts of alternative ene...

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JRC-COVID : Covid Statistics

Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 crisis, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) has been supporting the European Commission in multidisciplinary areas to understand the COVID-19 emergency, anticipate its impacts, and support contingency planning. This activity forms part of a broader ...

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ECHC : Export Control Handbook for Chemicals

The Export Control Handbook for Chemicals contains a large list of chemicals subject to export controls (restrictions, or prohibitions under sanctions) because of their inclusion in various EU regulations or the Chemical Weapons Convention treaty. Each chemical is correlated with...

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JRC-CYBERSECURITY-TAXONOMY : JRC CYBERSECURITY TAXONOMY

This taxonomy is intended to align the cybersecurity terminologies, definitions, and domains to facilitate the categorisation of EU cybersecurity competencies. It provides a four-dimensional approach, including cybersecurity domains, sectors, technologies and use cases to categor...

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DOPA : Digital Observatory For Protected Areas

The Digital Observatory for Protected Areas (DOPA) is a set of web services and applications that can be used primarily to assess, monitor, report and possibly forecast the state of and the pressure on protected areas at multiple scales. The data, indicators, maps and tools provi...

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BIOINFORMATICS : JRC Bioinformatics datasets

This data collection shares Bioinformatics dataset obtained by the JRC directly from Data mining, Next Generation Sequencing or from the analysis of public datasets by using Bioinformatics tools. It includes DNA sequences related to Genetically Modified Organisms, like plants and...

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S3P : Smart Specialisation Platform

Smart Specialisation Platform: this is a collection of tools that are either described in their respective webpages but also in part in the following reports: Eye-RIS3 tool: - Jens Sorvik and Alexander Kleibrink, 2015. Mapping Innovation Priorities and Specialisation P...

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FLOODS : River Flood Hazard Maps at European and Global Scale

The datasets included in this collection depict flood prone areas in Europe and the World for river flood events of different magnitude (from 1-in-10-year to 1-in-500-year). The maps have been developed using hydrological and hydrodynamic models, driven by the climatological dat...

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EANR : European Atlas of Natural Radiation

The European Atlas of Natural Radiation is a collection of maps displaying the levels of radioactivity caused by different natural sources in Europe. The Atlas is intended to familiarise the public with the radioactive environment, to give a more balanced view of the annual dose ...

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TIPINS : TACIS INSC PHARE IPA Nuclear Safety

The core business of the TIPINS information system is a database containing information about Nuclear Safety Contracts financed by the European Union and implemented by DEVCO and ELARG. The information about the contracts is accessible to all anonymous visitors. Speciffic informa...

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CH-OEF : Clearinghouse on Operating Experience Feedback

The core business of the CH-OEF information system is a database containing information about operating experience in nuclear power plants. This data records are complemented with the most relevant technical aspects of the related nuclear power plants and operating experience. Ac...

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CEMS-EFAS : European Flood Awareness System

The European Flood Awareness System (EFAS) is part of the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (Copernicus EMS). It provides complementary, flood early warning information to its partners, the National/Regional Hydrological Services and the European Response and Coordination C...

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CEMS-GloFAS : Global Flood Awareness System

The Global Flood Awareness System (GloFAS), jointly developed by the European Commission and the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), is part of the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (Copernicus EMS). GloFAS provides added value, complementary flood f...

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CEMS-RM : CEMS Rapid Mapping

Rapid Mapping is one of the two on-demand mapping services under the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (CEMS). Rapid Mapping delivers geospatial information (in different vector and raster formats) in the midst of or immediately after catastrophic events or humanitarian cri...

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CEMS-RRM : CEMS Risk and Recovery Mapping

Risk and Recovery Mapping is one of the two on-demand mapping services under the Copernicus Emergency Management Service (CEMS). Risk and Recovery Mapping delivers geospatial information (in different vector and raster formats) in support of disaster risk reduction, preparedness ...

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PREDICT : Prospective insights on R&D in ICT

PREDICT produces statistics and analyses on ICT industries and their R&D in Europe since 2006. The project covers major world competitors including 40 advanced and emerging countries - the EU28 plus Norway, Russia and Switzerland in Europe, Canada, the United States and Brazi...

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FAD : Fisheries and Aquaculture data

The following collection contains data produced by the Fisheries and Aquaculture sector at JRC in the context of the research and scientific support to the Common Fisheries Policy and the Marine Strategy Framework Directive.

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GIS-RE : Geo-Information System for Renewables

This collection contains the dataset produced in the framework of the project GIS-RE (Geo-Information System for Renewables). In GIS-RE, the opportunities provided by renewable energies for the low carbon society are assessed by means of geographical analysis (GIS) and techn...

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TMY : Typical Meteorological Year

A typical meteorological year (TMY) is a set of meteorological data with data values for every hour in a year for a given geographical location. The data are selected from hourly data in a longer time period (normally 10 years or more). For each month in the year the data have be...

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ALF-BIO : Alternative Fuels and BIOenergy

Directive (EU) 2018/2001 (Renewable Energy Directive recast) specifies the minimum greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions saving thresholds that bioenergy must comply with in order to count towards the renewable energy targets and to be eligible for public support (Art. 29(10)). Annex V ...

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COM-EF : CoM Default Emission Factors

The 'CoM Default Emission Factors' collection consists of emission factors and coefficients provided to the Covenant of Mayors initiative for the calculation of local Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emission inventories (in CO2 and CO2 equivalent), using standard (e.g. based on IPCC factor...

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MAT-ET : Critical materials in low-carbon technologies

In the context of the European transition to a low-carbon economy and a sustainable energy system, MAT-ET comprises a set of data indicators for evaluation of the EU resilience to potential bottlenecks in the supply chain of key materials required in low-carbon technologies. ...

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NREAPs : National Renewable Energy Action Plans

The NREAPs collection is sourced from national renewable energy action plans submitted in year 2010 by each EU Member State as an obligation under Article 4 of the Directive 2009/28/EC. The collection provides information on the expected development of renewable energy in three m...

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STRESA : Storage of Thermal REactor Safety Analysis Data

The documents in STRESA are accessed in hierarchical mode. The general structure for experimental facilities is: 1) Facilities; 2) Tests or Experiments; 3) Documents and/or Data. For each of these experiments an arbitrary number of documents/data have been stored. The documents/d...

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INFORM : Index for Risk Management - INFORM

INFORM is a multi-stakeholder forum for developing shared, quantitative analysis relevant to humanitarian crises and disasters. INFORM includes organisations from across the multilateral system, including the humanitarian and development sector, donors, and technical partners. Th...

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ECIS : European Cancer Information System

The European Cancer Information System (ECIS) application is a web-based tool to report and disseminate cancer burden indicators at European level, namely on cancer incidence, mortality, and survival, derived from data provided by registries affiliated to the European Network of ...

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CBM : Carbon Budget Model

The Carbon Budget Model of the Canadian Forest Sector (CBM-CFS3) has been adapted, tested, and applied by JRC to forests of 26 EU countries over the last years for EU policy making, and scientific research.

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BigDataEOSS : Earth Observation & Social Sensing Big Data

The Earth Observation and Social Sensing Big Data pilot project was launched on the 1st January 2015 as a response to the need for JRC to pursue a dedicated approach to 'Big Data' and address the volume, variety, and velocity of the data flows originating from the EU Copernicus p...

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INSPIRE-Registry : INSPIRE Registry

The INSPIRE Directive aims to create a European Union spatial data infrastructure for the purposes of EU environmental policies and policies or activities which may have an impact on the environment. The INSPIRE infrastructure involves a number of items, which require clear ...

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ASAP : Anomaly hot Spots of Agricultural Production

ASAP is an online decision support system for early warning about hotspots of agricultural production anomaly (crop and rangeland), developed by the JRC for food security crises prevention and response planning anticipation. The collection includes ten-daily warnings about agri...

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RIO : Research and Innovation Observatory

Key indicators produced by the Research and Innovation Observatory (RIO) . RIO monitored and analysed research and innovation developments during 2015-2020 at country and EU levels to support better policy making in Europe.

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ExpoFacts : European Exposure Factors

The EU ExpoFacts database gathers and disseminates EU based reference exposure factors data and information that were previously scattered in various sources. It is primarily aimed at being a tool for European exposure assessors and risk managers involved in public health and env...

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EnergyUnion : Data for the Energy Union

This collection includes data for the governance of the Energy Union such as indicators for research & investment in low-carbon technologies, data related to renewable energy technologies or other energy technology related datasets. Data is made available through a dedicated...

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EURIPIDIS : European Innovation Policies for the Digital Shift

In order to reinforce understanding of innovation in the ICT sector and of ICT-enabled innovation in the rest of the economy, JRC and DG CONNECT launched in 2013 the 3-year research project on European Innovation Policies for the Digital Shift (EURIPIDIS). The purpose of the EURI...

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REMdb : Radioactivity Environmental Monitoring data bank

The Radioactivity Environmental Monitoring (REM) data bank was set-up in 1988 to bring together and store in a harmonized way environmental radioactivity data produced in the aftermath of the Chernobyl accident. In this way the data bank has mainly two objectives: - to keep ...

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INSPIRE-KB : INSPIRE Knowledge Base

The collection contains data sets supporting the implementation of INSPIRE, including thematic data models, XML schemas, software tools, Member States monitoring & reporting data, implementation examples, implementation vocabularies and good practices.

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INSPIRE-Geoportal : INSPIRE Geoportal

This collection contains the metadata of datasets and services produced by EU Member States under the INSPIRE Directive, and harvested by the INSPIRE Geoportal from the national catalogues.

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TES : Tecno-Economic Segment

The collection provides a synthetic overview of a techno-economic segment (TES) ecosystem and its dynamics. Each dataset is the result of a study aimed at mapping a TES from a multidimensional perspective, providing an overview of the worldwide landscape. The unit of the analysis...

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AI-WATCH : EU Artificial Intelligence Observatory

On 7th December 2018, the European Commission and the Member States published a Coordinated Plan on Artificial Intelligence”, COM(2018) 795 on the development of AI in the EU. The Coordinated Plan foresees that “in the course of next year, Member States and the Commission will al...

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MAES : Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services

Action 5 of the EU Biodiversity Strategy requires the Member States, with the assistance of the European Commission, to map and assess ecosystems and their services. As a response, the Joint Research Centre developed a series of maps of ecosystem services. This data collection is...

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netBravo : Mobile Network and BroadBand Coverage Map

netBravo is a crowd-sourcing app designed to gather and share radio spectrum data about mobile telephony coverage, WiFi channel occupancy, broadband quality and net neutrality (open internet) tests. Anyone with a recent smart phone can download netBravo which will automatically r...

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TEM : Transport Economics and Modelling

Research on economic issues of transport and development of models for policy impact assessment. This collection includes datasets released by the Transport Economics and Modelling team of JRC.

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TRANSURANUS : Transuranus Fuel performance code

The TRANSURANUS fuel performance code is a key instrument for the thermal, mechanical and neutron-physical analysis of a cylindrical fuel rod in nuclear reactors. Therefore, it combines the interacting phenomena by taking into account all relevant thermal, mechanical and isotopic...

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WPI : Water Pressure Indicators

Indicators providing a "big picture" of the EU's freshwater bodies status for use in the benchmarking of EU member states's reported pressures under the Water Framework Directive. This work package delivers integrated assessments of European water resources considering the effici...

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MOB : Mobility Research Data

KCMD produces research datasets or indicators about global or European mobility at national or regional (NUTS3) level (based on air traffic data or, in the future, Mobile Network Operators derived indicators)