The International Nuclear Law Association promotes scientific co-operation with other organisations having similar objectives. For this purpose, INLA would like to draw attention to education platforms that may provide participants with an understanding of the various interrelated legal issues regarding the use of nuclear energy. Below we present courses / programmes established by international organisations whose activities contribute to the facilitation of the exchange of information in the field of nuclear law.
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- IAEA’s Nuclear Law Institute,
- International Nuclear Law Essentials (OECD/NEA),
- International School of Nuclear Law (OECD/NEA),
- NLA-TU Winter Course.
Nonproliferation, safeguards and security:
- Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Course,
- ESARDA Course on Nuclear Safeguards and Non Proliferation,
- Joint ICTP-IAEA International School on Nuclear Security,
- Nuclear Nonproliferation, Safeguards, and Security in the 21st Century.
IAEA’s Nuclear Law Institute
“Every year, the IAEA organizes a two-week intensive training course on nuclear law. This event, known as the Nuclear Law Institute, is open to up to 60 participants, primarily lawyers, from IAEA Member States.” MORE
International Nuclear Law Essentials
“International Nuclear Law Essentials (INLE) is a five-day course run by Legal Affairs for lawyers, policymakers, engineers, scientists and other professionals working in the nuclear field. Building on the International School of Nuclear Law, INLE looks at contemporary issues in nuclear law presented by specialists from international organisations, governments, and private industry. Subject areas include: environmental and nuclear law; nuclear regulatory and licensing regimes; international (…)” MORE
Application Note: Applications will be processed on a rolling basis. It is advisable to apply as early as possible because a limited number of spaces are available.
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International School of Nuclear Law
The ISNL programme addresses developments in nuclear law, thus providing a high quality, intensive overview of a complex body of laws and legal regimes. Comprehensive lectures are delivered by renowned specialists in nuclear law from international organisations, governments, and private industry. MORE
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NLA-TU Winter Course
“The objective of the NLA-TU Winter Course is to: (1) provide the participants with a basic understanding of nuclear science and technology, (2) understand the special nature of India’s nuclear energy history and international engagement, (3) expose the participants to the functioning of a nuclear power plant, (4) comprehensively equip students to critically examine international nuclear law, and, (5) study India’s nuclear law, (…)” MORE
Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Course
“The aim of this course is to provide students with foundational knowledge of NATO’s perspective on Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament as a part of the cooperative security approach to countering threats posed by different types of arms and weapons`classes.” MORE
ESARDA Course on Nuclear Safeguards and Non Proliferation
“This compact course is open to masters degree students, in particular nuclear engineering students, but also to young professionals and International Relations / law students. It aims at complementing nuclear engineering studies by including nuclear safeguards in the academic curriculum. The basic aim of the course is to stimulate students’ interests in safeguards. The course addresses aspects of the efforts to create a global nuclear nonproliferation system and how this sytem works in practice (…)” MORE
Joint ICTP-IAEA International School on Nuclear Security
“The two-week School is designed for young professionals from developing countries, ideally with 1-3 years of experience, working at relevant institution in their home country. Candidates should have a specific career interest in, or knowledge of nuclear security, although their academic and technical background may vary. Candidates with a scientific or technical background in a discipline of relevance to nuclear security, such as nuclear physics, nuclear engineering or political science, and/or in related fields, are especially encouraged to apply.” MORE
Nuclear Nonproliferation, Safeguards, and Security in the 21st Century
“This summer course is designed to give students a sound understanding of the framework created by the international community to address the threats of nuclear proliferation and nuclear terrorism. The focus is on the central element of this regime, the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) and its verification mechanism, the IAEA safeguards system.” MORE
World Nuclear University Summer Institute
“The WNU Summer Institute is an intensive six-week programme for future nuclear leaders held annually at Christ Church, a leading college of Oxford University. The Summer Institute offers a comprehensive programme of lectures, tutorials, field trips to nuclear and industrial facilities, and team projects led by some of the world’s foremost authorities. These cover the global environment and sustainable development, nuclear-related technology innovation, nuclear diplomacy, and nuclear operations. (…)” MORE