Invited lecture “The Right to be Responsible – Ethical reflections on risk assessment in post-nuclear accident situations.”, done at

  • The Second Asian Workshop on the Ethical Dimensions of the System of Radiological Protection, Fukushima Medical University, Fukushima, 2 June 2015
  • United Nations University Chubu Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development, Nagoya, 4 June 2015
  • The International Peace Research Institute, Meiji Gakuin University, Tokyo, 5 June 2015

The Second Asian Workshop on the Ethical Dimensions of the System of Radiological Protection is part of a series of workshops organised by the International Commission on Radiological Protection in cooperation with local hosts. This workshop was hosted by the Fukushima Medical University and focused on the theme of ‘Nuclear Emergencies and Post-Accident Situations’. See more info on the ICRP ethics initiative here.

On the occasion of my presence in Japan, Prof. Kinhide Mushakoji (retired Vice-Rector of the regional and Global Studies Division of the United Nations University and currently Vice President of the International Movement Against All Forms of Discrimination and Racism) arranged two additional lectures for me in Nagoya and Tokyo.

Part of the The PhɅAct Collective tour. Write us if you would want to have more information on these lectures.

 

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