Chief Technology Officer of ANDRA visited NUMO
On February 27, 2017, Dr. Patrick Landais, Chief Technology Officer of ANDRA, visited NUMO and had a discussion with Dr. Kondo, President, and Mr. Nakamura, Senior Executive Director.
ANDRA, the implementer of radioactive waste disposal in France, and NUMO have cooperation agreement for information exchange and collaboration in areas such as disposal technology, safety assessment, site selection and public relations activities.
Dr. Kondo explained Japan’s policies for deep geological disposal and NUMO’s current communication activities etc. Dr. Landais and NUMO exchanged the information about how to collaborate with R&D institutions and universities and how to progress dialogue with local communities.