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Hundreds of aspiring professionals will benefit from programmes on nuclear law supported by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Inna Pletukhina from IAEA’s Office of Legal Affairs said on 4 May. This follows the signing of partnership agreements with universities in Argentina, Brazil, Egypt, Jamaica, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates.

Date: Friday, 06 May 2022
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsiaea-supports-nuclear-law-education-at-six-universities-9675823

Six countries have entered into a partnership with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to increase education and professional development opportunities for students and aspiring professionals in international and national nuclear law. IAEA-supported programmes on nuclear law will be held at universities in Argentina, Brazil, Egypt, Jamaica, South Africa and the UAE.

Date: Friday, 06 May 2022
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/IAEA-bolsters-support-in-nuclear-law-education

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Integrated Regulatory Review Service (IRRS) mission has found that Slovenia is continuously working to further strengthen its mature nuclear and radiation safety framework. This includes holding emergency exercises with cyber security scenarios. The IAEA team said the Government should consider allotting sufficient funding and human resources to the regulators to guarantee their sustained independence and performance.

Date: Wednesday, 20 April 2022
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsiaea-completes-regulatory-review-in-slovenia-9635726

Slovenia is continuously working to further strengthen its mature nuclear and radiation safety framework, an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts has concluded. The Integrated Regulatory Review Service (IRRS) mission team recommended the government should consider allotting sufficient funding and human resources to the country's nuclear regulators to guarantee their sustained independence and performance.

Date: Friday, 15 April 2022
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Slovenia-committed-to-nuclear-safety,-says-IAEA

The Brazilian Institute of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (IBAMA) has accepted the Environmental Impact Study and the Environmental Impact Report (EIA/RIMA) of the construction of a uranium and phosphate extraction plant in Itataia, Santa Quitéria.

Date: Friday, 25 March 2022
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Santa-Quiteria-project-accepted-for-environmental

Brazilian utility Eletronuclear has awarded front-end fuel cycle company Industrias Nucleares do Brasil (INB) a contract to supply fuel assemblies to units 1 and 2 of the Angra nuclear power plant.

Date: Wednesday, 16 March 2022
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/INB-contracted-to-supply-Angra-fuel-reloads

Eletronuclear of Brazil has begun transferring used fuel assemblies into dry storage at Angra unit 1 as part of a process that will make space in the reactor's used fuel pool for the next five years of operation.

Date: Tuesday, 22 February 2022
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Used-fuel-in-motion-at-Angra

The two leaders talked at their Moscow meeting about the construction of onshore and offshore small capacity nuclear reactors in Brazil.

Date: Friday, 18 February 2022
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Russia,-Brazil-presidents-discuss-small-nuclear-pl

Brazil’s nuclear utility Eletronuclear (a subsidiary of Eletrobras) has signed a contract with the consortium formed by Ferreira Guedes, Matricial and ADtranz that will allow the resumption of work on unit 3 of the Angra nuclear power plant under the Critical Path Acceleration Plan. 

Date: Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newseletronuclear-signs-a-contract-to-resume-construction-of-angra-3-9481356

Brazil has begun a process to identify sites for the new nuclear power units it plans to have in operation by 2050. The Ministry of Mines and Energy has secured cooperation of specialists at Cepel for a siting study.

Date: Tuesday, 18 January 2022
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Brazil-looks-to-nuclear-expansion