【7月20日開催】第58回STIG PoPセミナー:The role of the IAEA in the development of nuclear law

The presentation will describe the normative role of the IAEA in nuclear law with an emphasis on nuclear safety and security. It will outline the relevant international legal framework, the Agency’s law making authority and how IAEA safety standards and security guidance documents are developed and implemented. The presentation will also describe and touch upon current issues and trends in international nuclear law.

会場:東京大学本郷キャンパス 経済学研究科学術交流棟・小島ホール 
   1階 第2セミナー室

講師:Wolfram Tonhauser(Section Head for Nuclear and Treaty Law, Office of Legal Affairs of the IAEA-International Atomic Energy Agency- 国際原子力機関)

主催:東京大学 科学技術イノベーション政策の科学(STIG)教育・研究ユニット

Wolfram Tonhauser joined the Office of Legal Affairs of the IAEA in 1993 and is currently the Section Head for Nuclear and Treaty Law in that office. In this capacity, he advises on all legal aspects related to nuclear safety and security, nuclear energy, nuclear applications, technical cooperation and civil liability for nuclear damage.

He has served as scientific secretary to many international meetings and conferences in these fields. He has also been the IAEA officer responsible for the negotiation of the Convention on Nuclear Safety, the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management, the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material, the Code of Conduct on the Safety and Security of Radioactive Sources and the Code of Conduct on the Safety of Research Reactors.

Wolfram Tonhauser has published numerous articles in different areas of nuclear law, including nuclear safety, security and civil liability for nuclear damage. He is a co-author of the IAEA’s Handbook on Nuclear Law, Volumes I and II, and manages the IAEA’s Legislative Assistance Programme, which provides education and training to IAEA Member States in all areas of nuclear law and assists them in drafting corresponding national legislation.

He is a regularly invited speaker at various academic institutions, including the International School of Nuclear Law at the University of Montpellier and the Summer Institute of the World Nuclear University.

※科学技術イノベーション政策の科学教育プログラムでは、産・官・学をつなぐプラットフォーム構築の場として、Policy Platform Seminar(PoPセミナー)を開催しています。