On 25 August 2023, the SNRIU arranged a meeting of the Safeguards Implementation Review Group (SIRG). This year, the IAEA delegation was headed by Masimo Aparo, Deputy Director General and Head of the Safeguards Department, and inspectors of the IAEA Safeguards Department's Operations Division C also participated in the meeting.
From Ukraine, the working group was chaired by Oleh Korikov, Acting SNRIU Chairman, Chief State Nuclear and Radiation Safety Inspector of Ukraine. Representatives of the SNRIU, the Ministry of Energy, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Energoatom, Chornobyl NPP, Atomremontservis, and KIPT also participated.
The current status of implementation of the requirements of the Agreement between Ukraine and the IAEA on the Implementation of Safeguards in Connection with the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons and the Additional Protocol to this Agreement was discussed.
Based on the results of the working group's work, an action plan will be developed to ensure the effective application of safeguards in Ukraine and the timing of the measures taken by the parties.