Actinides have many applications in various scientific and technological fields, underpinning research is carried out at JRC-ITU in collaboration with a number of academic partners worldwide.
Cancer is one of the main causes of death in the EU, responsible for almost 1.3 million deaths in 2013, according to Eurostat.
In January 2016, JRC-ITU hosted 15 participants for a Radiological Crime Scene Management training programme.
The European Union and the International Atomic Energy Agency took steps to strengthen their cooperation in a range of nuclear activities including sustainable development.
The JOPRAD Regional Meeting (3rd-4th February 2016) aims to prepare countries' conditions for potential Joint Programming on Radioactive Waste Disposal.