As the executive body of the EU, the European Commission is committed to improving transparency in the way EU policies are developed. For this purpose, the European Commission has created a number of Civil Dialogue Groups.

Before the European Commission presents new draft laws, the ICS is an important final step in the procedure

Strategic objective on statistical data collection in line with CEMA's work on a common accident database

The term conflict minerals refers to raw materials that originate from a particular part of the world where a conflict is happening and which affects the mining and trading of these materials. In several conflict areas, militias are mostly funded by the trade and mining of such minerals. To reduce the power of such militias and avoid armed conflicts, legislation can be developed that diminishes the trade and usage of those minerals.