Conference: new Chernobyls on Europe’s doorstep?
A high level conference discussing safety issues surrounding the construction
of new nuclear reactor plants in Belarus, Turkey, and Uzbekistan.
Friday 29 January 2020 at 14.00
Press Club Brussels Europe
Jutta PAULUS MEP.
Michèle RIVASI MEP.
Members of the European Parliament Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety.
- Alisher Ilkhamov, a senior researcher at the University of London. A leading voice in the campaign against the proposed reactors in Uzbekistan, the same model reactors as at the controversial plant in Ostrovets, Belarus, alongside EU borders at Lithuania.
- Stephen Komarnycky, award-winning Latvian journalist with an interest in the politics of the nuclear sector.
Other speakers to be confirmed.
The conference will be broadcast online on PRESS CLUB TV
Journalists and other interested parties are invited to attend at the Press Club, however please note that social distancing and other requirements are strictly enforced.
Journalists wishing to request interviews with participants, or to submit questions in advance of the event should email email@example.com