Scientific Visit of Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA) Delegation to PNRA HQs Islamabad from 25-29 March, 2019

A delegation from Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NNRA), comprising of Mr. Lawrence Anikwe Dim, Director-General/CEO and Mr. Isa Sambo, Director-NNRA is on a Scientific Visit to Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority, HQs Islamabad from 25-29 March, 2019 within the framework of IAEA Technical Cooperation Program.

The areas of discussion during the scientific visit include information exchange and training of NNRA officials by PNRA in regulatory assessment of siting, design, construction, commissioning, operation and decommissioning of nuclear installations and radiation facilities. In addition, PNRA will provide assistance in regulatory oversight in the areas of emergency preparedness and response, radioactive waste management and disposal, transport of nuclear material, dosimetry and calibration, integrated management system, environmental monitoring.

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between NNRA and PNRA for exchange of information and cooperation in areas of nuclear safety and radiation protection will also be signed during the visit.