Deputy Chairman Ferapontov Meets with IAEA Deputy Director General Lentijo
On July 18, 2016, at the Rostechnadzor HQ, Deputy Chairman Alexey Ferapontov met with Juan Carlos Lentijo, IAEA Deputy Director General, Head of the IAEA Department of Nuclear Safety and Security.
Deputy Chairman Ferapontov informed Mr. Lentijo about the Russian system of safety regulation in the use of atomic energy, the role, mission and authority of Rostechnadzor, and experience in international cooperation.
In his turn, Mr. Lentijo expressed his gratitude for Rostechnadzor’s active involvement in the IAEA activities and events, highlighting in particular the role of Rostechnadzor in rendering support to the countries that are embarking on their nuclear energy programs.
The parties expressed confidence in their continuing constructive and fruitful cooperation on safety regulation issues thus contributing to international cooperation as an efficient instrument for ensuring and maintaining the global nuclear safety regime.