Regulation establishing European Instrument for International Nuclear Safety Cooperation is officially published
The Regulation (2021/948) establishing a European Instrument for International Nuclear Safety Cooperation (INSC) has been officially published. It complements the Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument for the next seven years, in parallel to the 2021-2027 multiannual financial framework.
The INSC is the EU’s external assistance programme in the field of nuclear safety. It aims to promote a high level of nuclear safety, radiation protection, and the application of efficient and effective safeguards of nuclear materials in third countries.
The INSC will complement the nuclear cooperation activities financed under Regulation 2021/947, and its main objectives include, besides the promotion of an e