Zimbabwe finalises project on establishing nuclear security detection architecture

August 2, 2016, International Atomic Energy Agency Headquarters, Vienna International Centre, Vienna, Austria Chief Executive Officer of the Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe, Mr Reward Severa met the Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency, Mr Yukiya Amano to discuss the cooperation between the Agency and the Government of Zimbabwe particularly in the area […]

RPAZ hosts four new fellows from the region

HARARE: The International Atomic Energy Agency [IAEA] has once again shown its confidence in the operations of the Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe [RPAZ] by offering a two- week sponsorship to four fellows from Africa to understudy RPAZ’s Inspectors in an effort to enhance inspection activities in regulatory bodies. The fellows are Ms Linda K […]

KIDZCAN Commemorates World Childhood Cancer Day

HARARE: A non-profit making organisation involved in providing support to children suffering from cancer has commemorated World Childhood Cancer Day in Harare by calling on all citizens and organisations in the country to wear orange and make donations during the week February 15-21 as a way of showing solidarity with the suffering children and those […]

RPAZ Inspectors attend Training in Radiotherapy

HARARE: Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe Inspectors are being trained in inspecting radiotherapy facilities to sharpen skills and ensure the continued protection of those suffering from cancer and who are seeking treatment from the country’s two radiotherapy Centres at Parirenyatwa and Mpilo Hospitals. RPAZ Chief Executive Officer, Mr Reward Severa said this in an interview […]

RPAZ hosts another fellow from Uganda

HARARE: The Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe [RPAZ]’s leading role in regulatory activities in Africa has once again received recognition from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) which has sent in a fellow from Uganda for two months on-the job training. The Fellow, Ms Grace Kukiriza is employed as a Radiation Protection Officer at the […]

Inaugural Radiation Protection And Cancer Awareness Reporter Of The Year Receives Award At A Colourful Njama Ceremony

HARARE: It was a hive of activity at a local hotel in Harare last night when journalists, corporate sponsors and well wishers gathered to witness the National Journalistic and Media Awards (NJAMA) ceremony for the 2014-15 period. The Radiation Protection Authority of Zimbabwe (RPAZ) was a first time sponsor in a new category: Radiation Protection […]

Renewal of Licences for the period January – December 2016

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 is hereby reminding all users of ionising radiation and radiation related equipment to start processing their licence renewals for […]

RPAZ receives uniforms for its volleyball team

HARARE: Sport plays a very important role in the lives of employees and organisations whose leadership spearhead sporting activities should be applauded and emulated. Speaking during a handover ceremony of volleyball team uniforms donated by telecommunications solutions company, MTPex, the company’s Managing Director Engineer Freddy Mangoma applauded RPAZ Chief Executive Officer Mr Reward Severa for […]