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SNETP and FORATOM meet with the European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth

On Friday 29 January 2021, SNETP and FORATOM participated in a virtual meeting with the European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, Mariya Gabriel to exchange on the challenges and opportunities of nuclear energy. Bernard Salha,  President of SNETP and Yves Desbazeille, Director General of FORATOM, presented some key facts about the nuclear

2021-03-01T11:00:26+01:00February 9th, 2021|European news, SNETP news|0 Comments

SNETP position paper – Consultation on the implementation of Euratom funded research and training

In January 2021 SNETP answered the European Commission's online questionnaire on Euratom-funded nuclear research. The survey aims to gather feedback from research stakeholders, Member States and other interested parties on research and training in nuclear safety, waste management, radiation protection and fusion energy. The results will serve as basis for the preparation of the Euratom Research and

2021-01-26T18:13:51+01:00January 26th, 2021|European news, SNETP news|0 Comments

Consultation on the implementation of Euratom-funded research

The European Commission has launched an online questionnaire to gather feedback on Euratom-funded nuclear research from research stakeholders, Member States and other interested parties on research and training in nuclear safety, waste management, radiation protection and fusion energy. The survey results will serve as basis for the preparation of the Euratom Research and Training Programme

2021-01-12T19:05:48+01:00January 12th, 2021|European news|0 Comments

Implementing the SET Plan – 2020 progress report

During the 14th SET Plan Conference on 23 & 24 November 2020 the 2020 SET Plan progress report was released. This plan gives an overview of the implementation status of the SET Plan by mid-2020 and describes how the SET Plan activities are aligned with the European Green Deal and the Next Generation Europe. The

2020-11-27T17:52:37+01:00November 27th, 2020|European news|0 Comments

Nuclear Technologies Session at the European Research and Innovation Days

The European Research and Innovation Days, taking place in an online format from 22 to 24 September 2021, will hold the co-design session "Nuclear technologies for a healthier world?".  This workshop will be held on 23 September from 10:30 to 11:30 and will focus on what nuclear and radiation technologies can offer in the field of

2020-11-03T18:08:51+01:00September 22nd, 2020|European news|0 Comments

Apply now for the IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship Programme

Female students can now apply for a scholarship from the IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship Programme (MSCFP) to study a Master's degree in nuclear energy, nuclear science and applications, nuclear safety and security or non-proliferation. The fellowship will award up to 100 scholarships to support qualified young women wishing to work in the nuclear field. The

2020-11-03T18:16:43+01:00August 17th, 2020|European news|0 Comments

The EC Joint Research Centre opens its facilities to researchers and scientists

The European Commission's Joint Research Centre (JRC) has decided to open its non-nuclear facilities to researchers and scientists from EU Member States and countries involved in the Horizon 2020 Research Programme.  Nuclear facilities will be open to EU Member States and countries associated to the Euratom Research Programme. The list of research infrastructures the JRC

2020-11-03T18:13:55+01:00July 13th, 2020|European news|0 Comments

FORATOM welcomes climate neutrality goal

FORATOM supports the European Commission’s decision to preserve the goal of achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050 in its European Climate Law proposal. "FORATOM fully supports the EU’s climate neutrality goals. However, the EU’s economy will need to be radically transformed in order to achieve this. That is why it is essential that any

2020-07-13T17:00:05+02:00March 1st, 2020|European news|0 Comments