WiN Award

2000 WiN Award to Svetlana Vastchenko

Ms. Svetlana Vastchenko

Svetlana Vastchenko has done much to develop public understanding about nuclear technology. She has published articles in "Belarus Business Newspaper" and in "Industrial Safety" journal concerning construction of NPP in Belarus nuclear technology impact on environment, radiation in everyday life. She took part in debates with other woman opponent groups on the ecological, economical and safety problems of NPP. She speaks over the radio and reads lectures in some Women clubs on these subjects. In 1999 she asked Belarus inhabitants from different regions about radiation and power problems. She prepares newsletters on nuclear problems for public information and authorities.