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Member (invited) Defra's Science Advisory Council (SAC)

Activity: Business and communityMembership of public/government advisory/policy group or panel


The SAC was established to provide support to Defra’s Chief Scientific Adviser (CSA) so that he can independently challenge and promote the use of evidence in policy making in Defra. The SAC reports through the CSA to Ministers and the Defra Board. The Council also has the power to report directly to Ministers if necessary