On Friday, 20 December 2013, the UNU Institute for Sustainability and Peace, Fukushima Global Communication Programme (FGC) will host the international seminar “Methods of Evaluating the Radioactive Effects of the Fukushima Nuclear Accidents”, exploring the evaluation of environmental and public health impacts of the nuclear accidents at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
Dr. Jacques Repussard, Director General of the Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN) in France will deliver a keynote speech on how the experience of the Fukushima nuclear accidents can contribute to the development of international best practices. The seminar will bring together representatives of research institutes, governmental bodies and embassies, and members of the media.
This invitation-only event is not open to the public, but the outcome of the seminar will be disseminated to the international community through the FGC website.
14:00 Opening Remarks
14:10 Keynote Speech
15:00 Panel Discussion
Panelists (10-minute presentations by each panelist followed by discussion):
16:45 Event Wrap-up
Elizabeth Rose Hall (5F)
United Nations University
Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8925