On 6th February, Vanna Aldin (Head of Analytics and Chief Economist at the Food Standards Agency) kindly presented a CECAN Webinar on 'Risk Analysis at the Food Standards Agency post EU-Exit: The role of economics and social science in informing risk management'.
The webinar highlighted the central role of economics and social sciences in informing “the other legitimate factors” – which is the internationally accepted terminology for issues other than risk related to human health- risk managers will consider alongside the risk assessment to develop, analyse and identify risk management recommendations.
If you were unable to join the webinar, you can watch/listen to the session via our YouTube channel below.
Additionally, please note, the FSA is looking to expand their Register of Specialists, who they may use to commission short pieces of ad hoc science and technical work under contract. Further information and application forms are available here.