Title: Nuclear knowledge management and preservation in Lithuania

Authors: Renata Karaliute

Addresses: Nuclear Energy Division, Ministry of Economy, Gedimino ave. 28/2, Vilnius LT 01104, Lithuania

Abstract: Problems of nuclear knowledge management and preservation in Lithuania are presented in the paper. The support provided through bilateral cooperation projects was very important for Lithuania. The main projects implemented in the last 14 years are described in this paper. Lithuania joined INIS (International Nuclear Information System) in 1994 and established its own INIS national centre in the premises of the Ministry of Economy. To educate the public about the processes going on in Ignalina NPP, the information centre of Ignalina NPP was founded. Nuclear and nuclear related education in Lithuania is provided in the Kaunas Technological University.

Keywords: knowledge management; international cooperation; information exchange; nuclear education; INIS; International Nuclear Information System; Lithuania; nuclear knowledge; nuclear safety; nuclear power; nuclear energy; nuclear science; nuclear technology.

DOI: 10.1504/IJNKM.2005.007883

International Journal of Nuclear Knowledge Management, 2005 Vol.1 No.3, pp.217 - 222

Published online: 29 Sep 2005 *

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