Interview with Dr. Jacques Repussard (Director-General IRSN)

  • 2014•06•09


    Dr. Jacques Repussard, Director General of the Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN) in France is interviewed about the accident at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. He reflects on lessons learned as well as the response of Japanese society to the accident.

    The interview was conducted following Dr. Repussard’s keynote at the international seminar “Methods of Evaluating the Radioactive Effects of the Fukushima Nuclear Accidents“, exploring the evaluation of environmental and public health impacts of the nuclear accidents at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, organized by the UN University Fukushima Global Communication Programme.