The Belgian Nuclear Research Centre SCK·CEN is one of the largest research institutions in Belgium, employing 700 people working in three main research topics: the safety of nuclear installations, radioactive waste management and human and environmental protection against ionising radiation. The expert, Dr. Meritxell Martell (Merience SCP) has signed an agreement with  SCK·CEN to lecture at the CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear) communication workshops in the frame of a European project providing support in CBRN first response to various countries in Africa.

Workshops on communication and stakeholder involvement in CBRN emergencies will be conducted in Kenya, Seychelles, Zambia, Tanzania and Ghana, as well as a workshop in Belgium for Congo.