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Join our team! We have a vacancy for the position of Marketing and Communication Manager. Go to our Announcements page to find more details.

http://world-nuclear.org/our-association/who-we-are/announcements.aspx
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World Nuclear Association's Jonathan Cobb recently appeared on a France24 debate on climate change and nuclear energy and the future of international cooperation in the industry. http://www.france24.com/en/20151103-china-nuclear-france-britain-court-beijing-areva-hinkley-point-cop21
François Hollande and Xi Jinping strive to make a carbon-cutting deal stick in Paris later this month with a final resolution that enforces binding targets. France and Britain are openly courting Beijing to help fund nuclear projects - Hollande is...
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All participants for our wna-symposium.org high level panel session confirmed. 

Prof. Dr. Attila Aszódi, Government Commissioner for the maintenance of the capacity of the Paks Nuclear Power Plant, Prime Minister's Office, Hungary
Minna Forsström, Project Director, Fennovoima 
Jaejoo Ha, Head of Nuclear Development Division, OECD/NEA
Kirill Komarov, First Deputy CEO for Corporate Development and International Business, Rosatom
Michael Pacilio, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Exelon Generation
Danny Roderick, President and Chief Executive Officer, Westinghouse
Mike Weightman, Independent Nuclear Advisor 
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Our new podcast, highlights from the Leaders Panel at World Nuclear Association Symposium 2014. For information on this year's event go to wna-symposium.org

https://soundcloud.com/world-nuclear-association/02-leaders-panel-symposium-2014-challenges-for-the-future
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02 Leaders Panel Symposium 2014 Challenges for the Future by World Nuclear Association
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The World Nuclear Association, the international organization representing the global nuclear industry, is seeking to recruit a Senior Project Manager with expertise in the economics of the fuel cycle to lead its activities relating to fuel market and support its work on energy economics. 
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Four-and-a-half years after the Fukushima disaster, Japan has restarted its first nuclear power reactor. But despite new safety requirements, just how safe are Japanese nuclear power plants, and how can authorities be so sure that there will never...
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The nuclear industry supports many hundreds of thousands of jobs around the world. See this example of the UK from the Nuclear Industry Association http://www.niauk.org/nia-industry-maps
For over a decade the Nuclear Industry Association (NIA), the trade association for more than 260 companies, has released an annual Jobs Map for the UK civil nuclear industry. The Jobs Map displays clearly the range and diversity of companies across the UK and the number of employees engaged in ...
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"The countries that are leading on decarbonisation are using nuclear energy" - Agneta Rising, Director General, World Nuclear Association, at Platts European Nuclear Power Conference
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Representing the people and organisations of the global nuclear profession
Introduction

The World Nuclear Association is the international organization that promotes nuclear energy and supports the many companies that comprise the global nuclear industry. 

The World Nuclear Association arose on the foundations of the Uranium Institute, established in London in 1975 as a forum on the market for nuclear fuel. In 2001, spurred by the expanding prospects for nuclear power, the UI changed its name and mandated itself to build a wider membership and a greater diversity of activities. The goal was to develop a truly global organization geared to perform a full range of international roles to support the nuclear industry in fulfilling its enormous growth potential in the 21st Century.

Since the associations’s creation in 2001, the effort to build and diversify has born fruit. Our membership has expanded three-fold to encompass (i) virtually all world uranium mining, conversion, enrichment and fuel fabrication; (ii) all reactor vendors; (iii) major nuclear engineering, construction, and waste management companies; and (iv) nearly 90% of world nuclear generation. Other WNA members provide international services in nuclear transport, law, insurance, brokerage, industry analysis and finance. 

The World Nuclear Association's rapid growth reflects recognized value and represents major advance in building toward universal industry membership. Today our association serves our membership, and the world nuclear industry as a whole, through actions to:

  • Provide a global forum for sharing knowledge and insight on evolving industry developments 
  • Strengthen industry operational capabilities by advancing best-practice internationally 
  • Speak authoritatively for the nuclear industry in key international forums 
  • Improve the international policy and public environment in which the industry operates

An overarching purpose is to foster interaction among top industry leaders to help shape the future of nuclear power. Led by senior industry executives, the Board sets priorities, budgets and fees to support a diversity of association activities, including more than a dozen industry Working Groups, which are staffed by a small London-based secretariat. All our activities focus on objectives outside the scope of national associations, intergovernmental organizations and the industry’s reactor safety organization, WANO. World Nuclear Association roles thus complete the mosaic of nuclear industry support.

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