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Second Consultancy Meeting on the TECDOC "Vulnerability Assessment of Operating Nuclear Power Plants Against Extreme Hazards"

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The Second Consultancy Meeting on the Technical Document (TECDOC) “Vulnerability Assessment of Operating Nuclear Power Plants Against Extreme Hazards” was held from 9 to 10 June 2015 at IAEA Headquarters in Vienna, Austria.

This was the second consultancy meeting within Project A.1. - Design Safety Assessment of Operating Facilities Against Extreme Hazards, one of the components funded by the European Commission under the Instrument for Nuclear Safety Cooperation (INSC). These projects are implemented by the IAEA under its approved Regular Programme with supplementary funding by the European Commission.

2nd CS_TECDOC on Vulnerabilty_2.pngDuring the meeting, the first complete draft of the TECDOC, including the methodology for assessment, the peer review guidelines and a self-assessment questionnaire, was presented and discussed with experts from four Member States. In addition, comments from the external independent reviewer were presented and the methodology to address these comments was discussed. Feedback gained from this meeting will be used to prepare the draft TECDOC for dissemination to Member State nominees attending the technical meeting to be held from 23 to 27 November 2015 at IAEA Headquarters.