Stories of Risk Communication

Misconceptions, Misinformation & the Media

Nuclear Energy in India has faced oppositions from both anti-nuclear groups and the general public. These sentiments stem from fear and a lack of proper understanding of both science as well as policy.

Dr. KS Parthasarathy narrates his run ins with the media and handling of misconceptions & misinformation during his AERB years, and discusses public perception of risk and the challenges facing the Nuclear Energy industry.

This discussion is the third in “Let Us Discuss RiskComm” series commissioned at NIAS…

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Published by Siddharth Sinha

Nuclear engineer. Engaged in the domain of risk perception and communication towards Nuclear power plants in India

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