Past Events

External Event

CEU Summer University 2019 - The Precautionary Principle in Sustainability Transitions

The purpose of this course is to explore challenges and possible ways forward for the effective and appropriate application of the precautionary principle in sustainability governance.
Budapest, Hungary
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External Event

SRA-Europe 2019 Conference

The Society for Risk Analysis – Europe invites you to its 28th Annual Conference in Potsdam, Germany, June 23-26, 2019 with the general subject "Systemic Risks: From Natural Hazards to Cyber Risks".
Potsdam, Germany
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RECIPES Event

European citizens on the Precautionary Principle and innovation: transparency, risk assessment and stakeholders' engagement are key

In spring 2019, the RECIPES project hosted citizen meetings in several countries. Citizens who took part in the meetings had the chance to reflect on issues related to precaution and innovation in relation to research and to provide their ideas and opinions.
BG, NO, IT, DK, NL
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RECIPES Event

RECIPES kick-off meeting

On January 24 and 25, the RECIPES kick-off conference took place at Maastricht University. In addition to the presentation of the project and its underlying problem, the individual work packages of the different consortium partners were discussed.
Maastricht University, Faculty of Law
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RECIPES Event

Citizens meeting in The Hague

On June 19, the Rathenau Institute organised a meeting to discuss problems surrounding precaution and innovation with 40 citizens. The meeting led to lively discussions about questions such as: how important is it as a society to be careful with new technologies? Is it possible to be too careful? And who should be held responsible for guaranteeing precaution?
The Hague