IRPA 14 Associate Societies Forum New Associate Societies

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IRPA 14 Associate Societies Forum New Associate Societies & Societies Admissions and Development Committee

IRPA 14 Associate Societies Forum New Associate Societies & Societies Admissions and Development Committee Roger Coates, IRPA Vice President 1

New Associate Societies July 2013: Cameroon Radiological Protection Society Sept 2014: Tunisian Radiation Protection

New Associate Societies July 2013: Cameroon Radiological Protection Society Sept 2014: Tunisian Radiation Protection Association This represents an important milestone: - in IRPA’s 50 th year we admitted our 50 th Associate Society. - the IRPA family now covers 65 different countries, with almost 18, 000 individual members. 2

Societies in progress During this term there have been discussions involving the following countries

Societies in progress During this term there have been discussions involving the following countries • Algeria • Mauritania • Belarus • Montenegro • Caribbean (West Indies) • Nepal • Chile • Nigeria • Ethiopia • Saudi Arabia • Georgia • Thailand • Ghana • Turkey • Gulf States: • Ukraine • Vietnam • Zimbabwe • – Qatar – Abu Dhabi – UAE Indonesia 3

Societies Admissions and Development Committee Benefits of a Radiation Protection Society Challenges – ‘why

Societies Admissions and Development Committee Benefits of a Radiation Protection Society Challenges – ‘why should I form an RP society’ or ‘why should I join an RP society’? The statement addresses this in a practical and helpful manner, focusing on four viewpoints: The Benefits of Creating and Belonging to a Radiation Protection Society The Benefits of Cooperation at an International Level through IRPA Benefits for the Employer when an Employee belongs to a Radiation Protection Society The Benefits to National Authorities 4

Societies Admissions and Development Committee New Model Constitution: A guide for new Associate Societies

Societies Admissions and Development Committee New Model Constitution: A guide for new Associate Societies IRPA Website Database: Society ‘Good Practices’ (in development) 5