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EU science advisor: ‘Lots of policies are not based on evidence’ Interview

Published on 24/07/2012

Politicians sometimes shy away from science, but they should be clear about why they reject scientific evidence in future, the European Commission’s first chief scientific advisor told EurActiv. In an interview, she says GMOs are a good example of where policy has trumped science. More