VVER Working Group (VVERWG)

The MDEP VVER Working Group (VVERWG) was approved by MDEP Policy Group in September 2013. The group’s work is focused on the safety reviews of Rosatom’s VVER reactors.

The national regulatory authorities participating in the VVERWG include:

The VVERWG’s main objectives are as follows:

The VVERWG reports the status of its activities three times a year at the MDEP Steering Technical Committee (STC) meetings.

Key stakeholders with whom the VVERWG interacts routinely include Rosatom and utilities pursuing licensing and construction of the VVER, such as Akkuyu Power Company in Turkey.


For more information, see the MDEP Annual Report: 2013-2014.

Programme plan

VVERWG Programme Plan (Update of 20 November 2014)


To be published as they become available.

Last reviewed: 17 June 2015