The Fundamentals of International Nuclear Law (FINL) is a new online course developed by the NEA to provide a high-level, introductory review of the central aspects of international nuclear law in a condensed 3-day, 3 hours per day, programme.
Like the NEA’s other educational programmes (International School of Nuclear Law (ISNL) and International Nuclear Law Essentials (INLE)), the FINL will be conducted under the leadership of Paul Bowden, Honorary Professor of Law, The Nottingham Law School.
The following subjects will be covered during the FINL programme:
Selected participants are expected to attend the entire programme and will receive a certificate of participation at the conclusion of the FINL.
Lectures will be delivered by renowned specialists in nuclear law from international organisations, governments and private industry.
Applicants must fill out the application form for consideration. Both professionals and graduate students will be considered for admission.
The FINL will be limited to 40 applicants. Priority will be given to applicants who have not yet attended either of the NEA’s other two educational programmes.
All course instruction and discussion take place in English. Course materials are provided in English. Simultaneous interpretation is not available during the course.
The FINL will take place entirely online on the teleconferencing platform Zoom. Participants will be expected to join each session with their video on to facilitate interaction among participants and lecturers.
The registration fees for the 2021 FINL are:
The registration fee includes: admission for the participant to the general lecture and discussion sessions and print and electronic reference material.
The registration fee is not subject to French taxes of any kind.
The registration fee can be paid either: (1) online, using a credit or debit card or (2) bank transfer. More details will be provided to those selected for the programme. Participation will be confirmed only upon payment in full of the registration fee.
The NEA will process registration fee refunds due to medically-certified illness. Confirmed participants may have the right to transfer their registration to another person.
Please contact the Division of Nuclear Law of the NEA by e-mail if you have any questions.