In the celebration of the centenary of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine awarded team of the State Scientific and Technical Center for Nuclear and Radiation Safety with the Jubilee Honorary Certificate for achievements in solving the most important scientific and technical issues, implementing innovations in the national economy, practice of social and cultural development, training and education of personnel, active involvement in public life, and dedicated selfless work.
On 6 December, within the centenary, an exhibition was organized where scientific practices in academic institutions were presented. SSTC NRS also participated in it.
During the exhibition day, experts of the public affairs department presented visitors detailed information on the Center's activities, its efforts, printed publications revealing, in particular the issues on nuclear and radiation safety, safe operation of nuclear power plants. They have said about topics, which are the most important for Ukrainians: construction of the centralized spent fuel storage facility in the Chernobyl zone, radioactive waste management, etc. They also provided detailed information on actions in case of detecting radiation sources.
The exhibition dedicated to the centenary of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine brought people closer to science, made it possible to see the results of years of work, communicate with experts of various areas, and hear firsthand answers to their questions.