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Future uranium mining and its implications? Seminar announcement
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Future uranium mining and its implications? Seminar announcement

In its latest World Energy Outlook (2014), the IEA projects the international nuclear industry to undergo substantial changes. Shifts from industrialized to emerging countries are expected. What does that mean for the status quo? A preliminary answer is that existing markets will shrink if not cease to exist while new will emerge. For instance, the … Continue reading

Release of the World Institute for Nuclear Security (WINS) Certification Programme for Communicating with Civil Society
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Release of the World Institute for Nuclear Security (WINS) Certification Programme for Communicating with Civil Society

nuclearpolitix is delighted to announce the release of the latest ‘WINS Academy Elective Module’ on Communicating with Civil Society. This course is targeted at professionals in the nuclear sector whose responsibilities include communicating with civil society on nuclear security issues. It aims at redefining or strengthening communication approaches to enhance and secure the support of stakeholders in … Continue reading

Can there be a Nuclear Weapons Free Zone in Europe? Seminar announcement!
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Can there be a Nuclear Weapons Free Zone in Europe? Seminar announcement!

The escalation of the Russia-Ukraine conflict has reignited a decades-old discourse: Previously known as the “Euromissiles” concept during the Cold War, nuclear weapons are just as present on European territory as they used to be. How do the concepts of nuclear weapons free zones (NWFZ) and nuclear disarmament interact? What would be the benefits and negative spin-offs of … Continue reading

Register for NURIS 2015 – the first international conference on nuclear risk!
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Register for NURIS 2015 – the first international conference on nuclear risk!

The International Nuclear Risk Assessment Group (INRAG) organizes the first international conference on nuclear risk from 16-17 April 2015. The conference will take place at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna,  Peter Jordan Straße 82, 1190 Vienna. View the conference agenda to find out more about specific panels and events. Student participation costs 15 … Continue reading

Nuclear arms control event 20 March 2015
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Nuclear arms control event 20 March 2015

What progress has been made in global nuclear disarmament in the last years? How does it relate to non-proliferation, nuclear security and peaceful uses of nuclear energy? The Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP) organizes a seminar with Gareth Evans, former Foreign Minister of Australia will contextualize these challenges in light of the 2015 Non-Proliferation Treaty … Continue reading