IFNEC
The International Framework For Nuclear Energy Cooperation
2014 Steering Group Meeting
Bucharest, Romania
The Steering Group for the International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation held a meeting in Bucharest on May 9, 2014.
2014 SMR Workshop
Dead Sea, Jordan
The Jordan Atomic Energy Commission hosted the Steering Group's first-of-a-kind Small Modular Reactor Workshop for 120 participants.
2014 IDWG
Bucharest, Romania
The Infrastructure Devlopment Working Group for the International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation held a meeting in Bucharest on May 8, 2014.
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).

IFNEC News and Updates

OECD-NEA Joins IFNEC

Posted on August 25, 2014

 

IFNEC Welcomes the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency

 

It is with great pleasure that we announce that the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) has joined the International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation as an Observer Organization and the newest member of IFNEC!  The Executive Committee will formally welcome the NEA at its next meeting on October 17, in Seoul, Republic of Korea. 

 

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.

 

 

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  • The International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation (IFNEC) held its 5th Executive Committee Meeting on October 17, 2014 in Seoul, Republic of Korea.  The meeting was hosted and chaired by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning in Seoul, Republic of Korea.  Minister Choi delivered opening remarks to the audience, which included representatives from almost 40 countries and three international organizations.  Experts presented the results of IFNEC's efforts to address challenges and opportunities associated with Reliable Nuclear Fuel Services, Infrastructure Development, small modular reactors, and nuclear financing.  In particular, experts presented the results of a Small Modular Reactor Workshop held in May in Jordan including a report on "Practical Deployment Issues and Approaches"; a multi-year effort by IFNEC on approaches to nuclear financing, including the presentation of a report with various financing models; work by the Reliable Nuclear Fuel Services Working Group (RNFSWG) to further explore options and pathways for disposal of spent nuclear fuel and high-level waste; and work of the Infrastructure Development Working Group (IDWG) to address infrastructure development-related challenges faced by countries endeavoring to develop nuclear energy for the first time.  The Executive Committee also provided guidance to the IFNEC Steering Group and Working Groups; addressed key IFNEC operational issues in order to support long-term sustainability; and welcomed Romania as the host and chair of the 2015 Executive Committee Meeting. 
  • Please CLICK HERE to view the Report of the Small Modular Reactor Workshop: Practical Issues and Approaches.  To view the report on "Financing Nuclear Power Projects; New and Emerging Models."  CLICK HERE
  • Please CLICK HERE to review the Joint Statement of 2014 Executive Committee Meeting.