In February 2019, Health Canada announced their intention to support the International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP) initiative to make their publications (Annals of the ICRP) free to access for everyone, with a two-year delay. / En février 2019, Santé Canada annonçait son intention d’appuyer l’initiative de la Commission internationale de protection radiologique (CIPR), qui vise à rendre accessible gratuitement et à tous sa publication (Annales de la CIPR), dans un délai de deux ans.
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On March 12, 2019, Kimihiro Ishikane, ambassador of Japan to Canada, conferred the Ambassador’s Award upon Christopher Clement, scientific secretary of the International Commission on Radiological Protection (ICRP). / En mars 2019, Kimihiro Ishikane, ambassadeur du Japon au Canada, a remis le prix de l’ambassadeur à Christopher Clement, secrétaire scientifique de la CIPR.
The International Commission on Radiological Protection, originally the International X-ray and Radium Protection Commission, was founded in Stockholm in 1928, which makes 2018 our 90th anniversary. / 2018 est la 90e année d’existence de la CIPR. Voici comment l’organisation compte souligner cet anniversaire.
The 4th International Symposium on the System of Radiological Protection was held in Paris, France, October 10–12, 2017. For the first time, the Symposium was held in conjunction with the European Radiation Protection Research Week (ERPW), an annual conference that brings together five European research platforms in radiation protection.
As one four-year term of the ICRP Main Commission and Committees came to an end and another began, it was natural to look back at what has been achieved and ahead at what more needs to be done. This is even truer with ICRP’s 90th anniversary looming on the horizon.