Ad-hoc meeting with industry association EuropaBio
EFSA met with industry representatives on 8 November 2016 to discuss technical and procedural aspects pertaining to the risk assessment of genetically modified organisms (GMO) applications.
The following issues were discussed:
- The selection and breeding process of the crops
- Request for public access to documents
- Statistical matters in the context of GMO applications
The meeting took place in a constructive atmosphere and allowed a positive dialogue that helped to increase mutual understanding.