FANR hosts Al Ain Public Forum
The Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) hosted a public forum on 6 March 2013 at the Municipality Theater in Al Ain in the presence of media representatives in the UAE.
FANR plans to conduct another public forum in the city of Abu Dhabi during the month of April.
As with other FANR forums, FANR hosted this forum with the aim of introducing to the residents of Al Ain FANR’srole in ensuring the safe, secure and peaceful uses of the nuclear programme in the UAE.
FANR’s Director General, Dr William D. Travers, said:
“Public outreach is more than just presenting technical facts; it is about placing important information in a societal context and about engaging all stakeholders in a meaningful conversation. Openness and transparency are key components of FANR’s nuclear regulatory programme”.
The forum was held by FANR’s officials representing various departments, and in cooperation with the Al Ain Municipality. The attendees were able to ask questions about FANR’s regulatory work, scholarships, employmentopportunities and its responsibility within the nuclear programme.
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