AFCONE AUC IAEA Webinar: Safe and Secure Development of Nuclear Power Programs in Africa: Development of Clean Energy, Mitigation of Climate Change Impact and Set Up of Appropriate Regulatory Framework

10 December 2020

The African Commission on Nuclear Energy (AFCONE) organised on 10 December 2020 the Virtual Meeting with the kind contribution of the African Union Commission (Energy Division), The IAEA Nuclear Energy Department, ROSATOM (Russia), GAEC (Ghana), NECSA (South Africa), the Regulatory Cooperation Framework (IAEA).

The Speakers presented the Status in Africa focusing on the growing interest of several African Member States, the IAEA Support provided, the Technologies available and currently provided, the Nuclear Safety Requirements for a Country considering the integration of Nuclear Power to its Energy Mix and the Developments observed in the Ghana and South Africa NPP Programmes.