Joint Research Centre (JRC)
Directorate F "Health, Consumers and Reference Materials"
Unit F1 "Health in Society"
Via E. Fermi 2749
21027 Ispra (VA) - Italy
Tel.: +39 0332 78 9861
Joint Research Centre in Ispra
In Italy, the JRC is known as Centro comune di ricerca, which is the Italian translation for its name. It is often referred to as CCR, from the translation of the JRC acronym.
The Ispra Site, the third biggest Commission site after Brussels and Luxembourg, covers an area of 167 hectares with ca 138 buildings hosting ca 1850 staff.
After more than 50 years of development, Ispra is firmly established as one of Europe's leading research campuses. Nested in the beautiful setting of the Italian lakes, Ispra provides a fascinating, multicultural working environment for people from all over Europe and beyond.