International Cooperation

1.Cooperation Agreements

Based on cooperation agreements with implementing entities and research organizations of various countries, RWMC exchanges information on legal frameworks, safety regulations and statuses of disposal projects, and conducts collaborative research with those international partners.

Cooperation Agreements

2.International Collaboration

① RWMC conducts collaborative researches and collets up-to-date research information by participating in the following international projects being conducted under the Implementing Geological Disposal of Radioactive Waste Technology Platform (IGD-TP) of the European Atomic Energy Community (EURATOM)
・Carbon-14 Source Term project (CAST)
・Development&Demonstration of monitoring strategies and technologies for geological disposal (MoDeRn 2020)
・Cement-based materials, properties, evolution, barrier functions (Cebama)
② RWMC participates in "the Preservation of Records, Knowledge and Memory (RK&M) across Generations Initiative" by Radioactive Waste Management Committee (RWMC) of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development/ Nuclear Energy Agency (OECD/NEA) and is working collaboratively with international partners on how to preserve RK&M for a long term.