ISTC Supports Training of Radiation Scientists from Zambia and Zimbabwe on December 9-12th, 2019 in Livingstone, Zambia
December 9, 2019
The Radiation Protection Authority (RPA) Zambia Board Chairperson, Brig. Gen. (Dr.) Adrian Maleya said that the RPA is aware that there are several institutions using Ionising Radiation in the application of Nuclear Science and Technology for the benefit of Zambians. The practices include but not limited to those in Health, Manufacturing, Mining, Agriculture, Research and Training, Exploration of radioactive materials and road construction industries. In his remarks, he said that all technology involving the use of Nuclear Science and Technology in Zambia is based on imported radioactive materials/devices and Zambia being a landlocked country is used as a transit point for radioactive/nuclear materials.