Project: CEEPRA


Lead Partner: Radiation Protection Authority – NRPA, Norway

The abbreviation CEEPRA is of the project Collaboration Network on EuroArctic Environmental Radiation Protection and Research.

Central radiation research institutions of the Euroarctic region participate in the project. It aims at improved emergency preparedness for radiation accidents. The project will increase knowledge on the current radiological situation, by studying environmental samples collected from the area. It will also study the long-term effects of radiation to different sources of livelihood on the area, such as reindeer husbandry, natural products and tourism. One of the project´s tasks is also to increase public knowledge on the current radiological situation and on radiation safety.