Navigating Nuclear Energy Lawmaking for Newcomers: An Asian Perspective

Ridoan Karim, Eric Yong Joong Lee

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This book provides a comprehensive overview of the legal and regulatory framework for the nuclear industry from an Asian perspective. It includes information on the history of nuclear lawmaking, the key international treaties and agreements that govern the use of nuclear energy, the role of national and regional regulatory bodies, and the legal and policy issues that arise in the development and operation of nuclear power plants. The book also covers topics such as nuclear safety, security, waste management, environmental protection, and liability for nuclear accidents. Additionally, it provides insights into the legislative process and the various stakeholders involved in nuclear lawmaking, such as industry, government, and civil society organizations. The overall goal of this book is to provide a detailed and up-to-date understanding of the legal and regulatory framework for the nuclear newcomers, particularly in Asia, and to help readers navigate this complex and dynamic field.

The book is also used as a guide for all nuclear energy-producing countries, lawmakers, students, researchers, or even for general readers to understand the perspectives of international nuclear energy law.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationSingapore Singapore
Number of pages173
ISBN (Electronic)9789819957101, 9789819957088
ISBN (Print)9789819957071
Publication statusPublished - 2023

Publication series

NameInternational Law in asia
ISSN (Print)2731-8044
ISSN (Electronic)2731-8052


  • Nuclear energy policy
  • Nuclear Lawmaking Process
  • Nuclear newcomers
  • Asian Perspective on nuclear energy lawmaking
  • nuclear industry management

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