Regulatory Cooperation Forum (RCF) assists Ghana Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NRA)

The Chairman of the Regulatory Cooperation Forum (RCF) , Dr Bismark Tyobeka (NNR CEO) accompanied by IAEA Officials and the RCF secretariat visited recipient country Ghana. The purpose of the visit was to review the activities of the NRA and to advise on appropriate assistance mechanisms available from and through the RCF.

This included advice on the formulation of the assistance matrix mapping for capacitating the NRA.

Participants included; the Hon Patricia Appiagyei, (Deputy Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation of Ghana), Prof Jeffrey Emi-Reynolds (Director-General of the Nuclear Regulatory Authority of Ghana), Steward McGruder (Deputy Minister ) and Mamoru Maeoka from the Regulatory Activities Section of the IAEA and the secretariat of RCF.