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The Korea Liaison Office for GIF is an official implementation body established in Korea under the GIF Framework Agreement to promote participation as a responsible member state and effective systems of international research. It provides systematic support for international joint research on generation IV nuclear energy systems.

The Generation IV International Forum (GIF) is a multilateral consultative body, led by the U.S., for the joint development of next generation nuclear energy systems. It currently has 14 member countries cooperating in international joint research projects in the development of 6 nuclear energy systems.

The Korea Liaison Office for GIF was formed on Aug 1, 2015 for the efficient implementation of GIF international joint research. It provides comprehensive assistance to international joint research on generation IV nuclear energy systems, from the implementation of member state obligations to strategy establishment and outcome distribution; this is done through close cooperation with governmental, industrial, academic and research entities as well as international organizations; cooperation with experts around the world; support for participation in key activities; and appointments to senior positions.

  • GIF : Generation IV International Forum
  • FA : Framework Agreement
  • PG : Policy Group