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Project – 60 Steering Committee Reviews Progress in Implementation


On 14 October 2020 the Steering Committee of the EU CBRN CoE Project 60 convened its 8th meeting

The Technical University of Kenya Predicts that Kenyan Institutions Will Gain from ISTC


The Technical University of Kenya (TUK) reported in its bulletin January-April 2020 about the ISTC Management visit to Kenya.

African and Kazakh Nuclear Experts Exchange Experience in Exploration of Uranium Resources


African and Kazakh Nuclear Experts Exchange Experience in Exploration of Uranium Resources

ISTC Attends a Side Event at the 64th IAEA General Conference


On 24 September 2020 ISTC participated in an online side event during the IAEA GC64 that began its deliberations in Vienna.

At the Conference Hall of the Presidium of the Tajikistan National Academy of Sciences (TNAS) a ceremony was held awarding several Governmental Awards.


At the Conference Hall of the Presidium of the Tajikistan National Academy of Sciences (TNAS) a ceremony was held awarding several Governmental Awards.

ISTC and NACOSTI Organize a Webinar on Nuclear Governance in Africa


ISTC and the Kenyan National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI) organized a webinar for nuclear experts from Eastern and Southern African countries

The Press Release on behalf of the African Commission on Nuclear Energy.


The African Commission on Nuclear Energy is proud to announce the 11th anniversary of the entry into force of the African Weapons -Free -Zone Treaty.

Governing Board Project Proposal funding decision


The 70th ISTC Governing Board meeting was held on 15 July 2020.

ISTC and the Yerevan-based Research Center for Non-proliferation of WMDs Publish a New CBRN Export Control Handbook


The Research Center on Problems of Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (CPN), supported by ISTC, elaborated, and published recently a CBRN Export Control Handbook.

ISTC Branch Office in Yerevan Donates old Computers to school-children.


ISTC has decided to donate all the old Resource Center computer equipment to schoolchildren.

ISTC takes Part in a Kenya Bureau of Standards Webinar for African Partners


ISTC took part in a webinar entitled Radiation Technical Opportunities Programmes in Africa that attracted the attention of more than a hundred and twenty nuclear experts from Kenya and other African states.

ENU Students Complete their Summer Internship at ISTC


ISTC maintains partnership relations with ENU that this year acquired a new form through the internship of the young trainees at the ISTC Main Office.

ISTC joins Kenyan Young Generation in Nuclear for a Webinar on Nuclear Safety


The Kenyan Young Generation in Nuclear has organized a series of webinars do discuss the prospects for nuclear science and technology in Africa, to advocate for better nuclear education and to promote the need of nuclear safety and security across the continent.

Undergraduate Students from the Eurasian National University with Summer Internship at ISTC


Nur-Sultan, 17 June. A group of undergraduate students from the Eurasian National University who are on a summer internship with ISTC held on 16 June an on-line discussion on the reform of the United Nations.

The Titans of Nuclear Podcast interviews Dr. David Otwoma, an ISTC-affiliated Expert from Kenya


Bret Kugelmass, the host of the Titans of Nuclear podcast that features experts on nuclear energy, interviewed on 10 June 2020 Dr. David Otwoma, Chief Analyst at the National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation (NACOSTI), Kenya, who is also a resource person for the ISTC – implemented EU Project MC 5.01 15B Support to Southern African States in Nuclear Safety and Safeguards.

P 60 Steering Committee Discusses Results, Charts Ways ahead in the New Stage of the Project


Convened at an on-line meeting on 28 May 2020, members of the Steering Committee of Project 60 assessed the main results that they achieved together in support to the nuclear security in the region of Eastern and Central Africa during the first stage of the project from the beginning of 2017 to the end of 2019. ISTC P 60 Project Manager Kamen Velichkov and ENCO P-60 Team Leader Nicolas Delaunay presented the key achievements and highlighted expected activities, events and partnerships that will constitute the core of the project’s second phase.

ISTC supports the publication of "Export Control Handbook" for the Kyrgyz Republic


ISTC implements its "Targeted Initiatives Export Control" on double-use materials and intangible technologies in Central Asia, a program is financed by the European Union.

P 53 Booklet


EU CBRN CoE Project 53 Booklet

ISTC and the Ministry of Energy of Kazakhstan to Cooperate on New Technologies


On 12 May 2020 ISTC Executive Director David Cleave received at the ISTC Main Office in Nur Sultan Mr. Bauyrzhan Ibrayev, Director General, Atomic Energy, NAC Kazatomprom, with whom he discussed the assessment by the ISTC Scientific Advisory Council of a new technology, for the processing and disposal of radioactive waste.



ISTC provides equipment support to the Kazakh Ministry of Health in the fight against the Coronovirus, Covid 19 Pandemic