Apart from the Thematic Groups - open to all CEM members, also has some special Task Forces. These Task Forces consist of a few experts within CEM.
Task Forces are established from time to time by the CEM Chair in consultation with the CEM Steering Committee. Task Forces are mandated with a specific duty, usually in a specified time period.
For the 2017-2020 period CEM has the following active Task Forces:
- Systemic Pesticides
- Fisheries Expert Group
- Ecosystem Based Aquaculture