The overall objectives of the EFSA Scientific Network for Risk Assessment (RA) in Animal Health and Welfare (AHAW) is to enhance cooperation between Member States (MS) and EFSA, to build a mutual understanding of Risk Assessment principles of animal health and welfare.
Moreover, increased transparency is provided in the current process among Member States and EFSA. It is expected to promote harmonization of risk assessment practices and methodologies and reduce the duplication of activities by identifying and sharing current priorities.
The next meeting of the network is will be held 20-21 May 2019 in Parma at EFSA premises. The agenda can be found here.