Following a safety-oriented, stepwise procedure for geological repository siting, the Nuclear Waste Management Organization of Japan (NUMO) requested in 2021 that the NEA facilitate an independent in...
19 January 2023
The Nuclear Energy Agency carried out an independent peer review of Japan’s siting process and criteria for the geological disposal of high-level radioactive waste in May 2016. The review concluded t...
20 January 2016
In the aftermath of the Fukushima Daiichi accident in March 2011, nuclear regulators, industry organisations, and operating companies across the globe began the process of understanding the lessons l...
17 January 2023
Workshop Summary Report Tokyo, Japan
18-19 February 2020
Post-accident recovery management is considered as a complex multidisciplinary process of multi-sectoral dimensions, with a priority expressed ...
14 April 2021
Preparedness for Post‑Accident Recovery Process: Lessons from Experience
4 March 2020
NEA and NRA held joint conference on regulators' views in Tokyo, Japan 10 years after TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi NPS Accident.
12 December 2022
NEA take part in International Youth Nuclear Congress which was held 27 November - 2 December 2022 in Komiyama, Japan. (Image source: IYNC)
14 December 2022
25 November 2022
An NEA delegation led by Director-General William D. Magwood, IV, visited Japan from 18-24 July for a number of nuclear-energy focused meetings and events.
29 July 2022
The NEA Expert Group on Recovery Management (EGRM) held a meeting on 6 May 2021.
7 May 2021
22 July 2021
Following its successful debut in July 2017, the NEA International Mentoring Workshop in Science and Engineering returned to Japan for the second year. Joshikai II for Future Scientists was held on 8...
9 August 2018
20 July 2022
The NEA Global Forum on Nuclear Education, Science, Technology and Policy Workshop was held on 19-20 July 2022 at Mita Kaigisho Conference Centre in Tokyo, Japan.
Organised in co-operation with Japan...
11 August 2022
The goal of EGCUL is to share state-of-the-art knowledge and experience in characterising a large amount of unknown waste derived from nuclear accidents and past nuclear activities.
12 July 2022
The NEA and Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) co-organised an online International Workshop on Joint Utilisation of Underground Research Laboratories in Research. The event was h...
28 September 2021
National legislation: Japan
25 April 2022
Insights from Leaders in Nuclear Energy shares personal insights through a series of in-depth conversations between the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency Director-General and leading figures in the sector. ...
15 January 2019
Treated water currently stored at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station: Message from Director-General Magwood
13 April 2021
16 June 2021
NEA Task Group on Protective Measures Handbook (TGPMH) meeting, 29 April 2021.
30 April 2021