[ RadSafe ] Green Cross assesses legacy of Fukushima and Chernobyl nuclear disasters

Roger Helbig rwhelbig at gmail.com
Fri Jan 22 07:02:37 CST 2016


On Fri, Jan 22, 2016 at 4:52 AM, Roger Helbig <rwhelbig at gmail.com> wrote:
> Are these presenters at this Green Cross function knowledgeable and
> not biased or are they opposed to nuclear power?
> Roger Helbig
> Green Cross assesses legacy of Fukushima and Chernobyl nuclear disasters
> by Christina MacPherson
> Green Cross is organizing a dialogue with international experts in
> Zurich on 30 January to shed light on the consequences of nuclear
> disasters in Japan and the former Soviet Union. This year marks the
> fifth anniversary of the Fukushima catastrophe, and the 30th
> anniversary of the Chernobyl meltdown. Both of those incidents
> continue to affect the people and environment of surrounding regions
> to this day.
> Green Cross has been working on the ground at Fukushima ever since the
> disaster hit, and has over 20 years’ experience helping victims of
> Chernobyl in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. The Zurich conference brings
> together experts and practitioners from Japan, Russia and Switzerland
> to share their experiences and participate in a frank exchange about
> the state of atomic energy in the world today.
> The event will run from 13h30 to 15h30 in the EPF’s Maximum auditorium
> (Ramistrasse 101, 8092 Zurich). It will feature former Japanese Prime
> Minister Naoto Kan, Swiss Professor Dr. Horst-Michael Prasser, Green
> Cross’ own Dr. Stephen Robinson, Prof. Jonathan Samet from the
> University of Southern California, and Professor Dr. Vladimir
> Kusnetsov from the Moscow Electrotechnical Institute.
> The panelists will each make a presentation, after which they will
> respond to audience questions. Simultaneous translation will be
> provided in English, German, Japanese and Russian.
> Christina MacPherson | January 22, 2016 at 3:06 am | Categories:
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