WORLD CANCER DAY

The Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe (RPAZ) takes part in a movement to embrace a cancer-free world. RPAZ has addressed its role in reducing cancer in Zimbabwe and embracing a cancer-free generation at large. Just as cancer affects everyone in different ways, all people have the power to take various actions to reduce the impact that […]

PUBLIC AWARENESS: SAFETY OF MICROWAVE OVENS

The Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe would like to set the record straight on microwave oven claims being circulated on social media. To dispel these particular misconceptions, it is important to note that microwaves do not make any materials including food “radioactive” nor does any microwave energy remain in the oven or the food after […]

Megafest awards RPAZ C.E.O the 1st runner-up Winner of the prestigious 2017 Megafest Award for Thought Leader of the year.

The Board, Management and Staff of The Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe (RPAZ) would like to congratulate The Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Reward Severa, for being the 1st runner-up Winner of the prestigious 2017 Megafest Award for Thought Leader of the year. Through your able and innovative stewardship, RPAZ has become an international hub of […]

Regularisation of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (Norm) Industries and Facilities

The Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe (RPAZ) is a statutory body established under the Radiation Protection Act [Chapter 15:15] of 2004 with a mandate to protect people and the environment against effects of radiation. The Authority hereby gives notification for the regularization of activities covered under the Radiation Protection (Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material) Regulations (Statutory […]

rpaz celebrates the International Day of Medical Physics

To raise awareness about the role of medical physicists, The Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe joins all Medical Physicists in celebrating the International Day of Medical Physics. joins the medical physics community to celebrate the International Day of Medical Physics (IDMP) on November 7, an important date for medical physics. Medical Physics is the application […]

The Government of Zimbabwe receives equipment for its nuclear security detection architecture

In line with the national workshop to update the Concepts of Operations and Standard Operating Procedures for nuclear security detection which was conducted at the Elephant Hills Hotel in Victoria Falls from the 10th to the 14th of October 2016, the Government of Zimbabwe received nuclear security detection equipment from the International Atomic Energy Agency […]