The International Framework For Nuclear Energy Cooperation
2013 IFNEC Executive Committee Meeting
Abu Dhabi
The Executive Committee of the International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation (IFNEC) held its annual meeting on October 24, 2013 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
2013 IFNEC Working Group Meetings
Vienna, Austria
The IDWG and RNFSWG met on April 15 and 16, respectively, at the Vienna International Center.
2012 IFNEC Finance Workshop
IFNEC held a workshop that focused on the challenges and opportunities involved in financing a nuclear power project. Here, Michael Wallace discusses one of the specific financing scenarios investigated.
2012 IFNEC Executive Committee Meeting
The 2012 EC meeting was held in Marrakech, Morocco on October 10, 2012.

IFNEC News and Updates

Small Modular Reactor Workshop, June 11-12, 2014, Jordan

Posted on February 12, 2014


The IFNEC Steering Group conducted a Small Modular Reactor (SMR) Workshop which was hosted by the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission in Jordan, June 11-12, 2014, in the Dead Sea.


Planned IFNEC Activities in 2014

Posted on February 12, 2014


In Abu Dhabi, the IFNEC Executive Committee laid the groundwork for a busy and important year in 2014 IFNEC.  IFNEC held a Comprehensive Fuel Services Industry Workshop and a Steering Group meeting, both to be hosted by Romania.  Jordan hosted a workshop on IFNEC Small Modular Reactors. Additionally, the Infrastructure Development Working Group considered holding an Resources and Gaps Workshop in Africa that would focus primarily on human resource development.  Finally, the Republic of Korea has graciously offered to host the 2014 IFNEC Executive Committee meeting. The IFNEC Secretariat  provided updates on all of these events when they are available. 


2013 IFNEC Ministerial Meetings and Workshop in the UAE
  • The IFNEC Executive Committee (EC) held its annual meeting on October 24, 2013 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Ministers and other senior representatives from 30 counties and International Organization addressed issues important to IFNEC. The Steering Group Chair and the co-chair of the Reliable Nuclear Fuel Services Working Group and the Infrastructure Development Working Group presented annual activity reports to the EC representing a broad array of related activities. In addition, on October 22, IFNEC held the Finance, Regulatory, and Energy Planning Workshop at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi. Key stakeholders' participation resulted in the identification of barriers to finance and identification of solutions to address these barriers. The Workshop was hosted by Abu Dhabi's Regulation and Supervision Bureau. See the final Workshop Report here.