SAPEA (Science Advice for Policy by European Academies) is part of the European Commission’s Scientific Advice Mechanism. SAPEA provides a range of services to policymakers, researchers, and the public including EU policy news updates, reports on science advice, and insights to those who are hoping to get involved in policy in the future.
The SAPEA podcast is very entertaining and has recently welcomed their 100th “guest”! This episode tunes into the podcast listeners, answering the science for policy questions that they’ve sent in. With so many excellent guests and stories now published, there’s plenty for you to binge if you haven’t yet discovered this podcast. If you’ve already an avid listener, you might also consider signing up for the podcast’s new Slack Channel which will allow you to ask questions and provide your own perspectives on the topics discussed.