On the meeting with IAEA representatives

30.10.2015 г.

As part of the efforts on strengthening the international cooperation on the issues of radiation safety of population, a working meeting with representatives of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) took place in Rospotrebnadzor.

During the meeting, issues of possible cooperation between the Federal Service and the IAEA in the areas of radiation safety of population and workers in order to ensure the protection of people and the human environment from excess exposure to natural and man-made sources of ionizing radiation were discussed.

An agreement to develop a framework document between the Federal Service and the IAEA, defining the specific areas for mutual cooperation and exchange of expertise, in particular in the field of study of radiation in medical diagnosis was reached.

The parties will continue to hold consultations on the issues discussed with a view to harmonizing technical aspects of their implementation.