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Defra Science Advisory Council

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Saturday 27 February, 2016

Director of IGP Professor Henrietta Moore has begun her appointment as a member of the Science Advisory Council for the UK Department for Food, Environment and Rural Affairs (Defra). Professor Moore will join the rest of the Council in guiding Defra’s scientific priorities and policy making, including horizon-scanning and long-range planning. Professor Moore will serve on the Council for three years.

For more information on the structure of the Science Advisory Council and its membership, visit the Defra webpage.

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