October 2020 in brief

International School of Nuclear Law Hot topics, expert views, 1 October 2020, Session 2 Licensing and Permitting for Nuclear Activities

International School of Nuclear Law: Hot topics, expert views, 1 October 2020.

  • The NEA held a WebChat with Rafael Mariano Grossi, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on 15 October 2020.

  • Jan Horst Keppler, NEA's senior economic advisor, spoke about the system costs of electricity and the decarbonisation of electricity systems at the webinar on "The Role of Nuclear Energy in a Low-Carbon Future, a Cross-Sector Perspective", organised by the Whitehall & Industry Group on 15 October 2020.


  • The NEA participated in the IAEA webinar on Global Collaboration for Sustainable Nuclear Education on 21 October 2020. Antonella di Trapani, an NEA analyst, spoke about the NEA Nuclear Education, Skills & Technology Framework (NEST), which aims to help NEA member countries address gaps in capacity building, knowledge transfer & technical innovation.


  • The NEA held a Joint Learning Forum on safety culture co-organised by its Working Group on Human and Organisational Factors (WGHOF) and Working Group on Safety Culture (WGSC) on 26 October 2020.

    Joint Learning Forum on safety culture, 26 October 2020 


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