The JRC Board of Governors assists and advises the Director-General and the Commission on
- strategic role of the JRC and its
- scientific, technical and financial management.
Board members also represent the interests of the JRC in their respective countries.
They are nominated by the Commission upon designation of the country's authorities.
The Board consists of
- Members - high-level representatives from the EU Member States and
- Participants – representatives from countries associated to the seventh (FP7) or subsequent Framework Programme (Horizon 2020)