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Appendix A

Case studies on stakeholder engagement and radiological protection (RP) culture.

Case study Research focus
1. Communication and management of intervention for a primary school with high radon exposure level (Belgium) Dynamics of local actors (local public administration and authorities, inhabitants, teachers & parents, medias), and interactions and communication between professional experts (local and federal levels) and other stakeholders
2. Radon action plan (Slovenia) Requirements and practices for communication and stakeholder engagement in the national radon action plan, challenges faced in the implementation of the action plan and lessons learned
3. Stakeholder engagement in radon risk and prevention (Italy) Role and significance of different stakeholders’ involvement in radon risk information and prevention: stakeholders actively involved, levels of involvement, exchanges of views and experience, trends in stakeholder involvement
4. Stakeholder engagement through radon websites (eight EU countries) Analysis of radon websites from national and local authorities, highlighting practices supporting stakeholder engagement: availability of radon information, accessibility, stakeholder interaction, dialogue, responsiveness, content and design, transparency and openness
5. Actions developed in the “Bourgogne – Franche-Comté Radon pluralist project” (France) Development of radiation protection culture: local actions, undertaken at the initiative of local urban public authorities of Montbéliard, in collaboration with IRSN, CEPN, Regional Agency for Air Quality Monitoring and Health Regional Agency, and with involvement of several stakeholders. These actions were developed since 2011 in a general perspective of Indoor Air Quality and energy efficiency to create awareness on radon risk and contribute to informing and supporting different actors dealing with radon management
6. Actions implemented in the framework of the Radon National Action Plan (Greece) Development of radiation protection culture: actions implemented by the Greek Atomic Energy Commission in the framework of the Radon National Action Plan. Actions aimed at increasing public awareness and informing local decision makers. Involvement of ministries (Environment, Interior, Health), local authorities and building engineering organisations.
7. Actions implemented by in the framework of the Radon National Action Plan (Switzerland) Development of radiation protection culture: actions implemented since 2012 by the Federal Office of Public Health, in collaboration with the Society of Engineers and Architects, universities of applied sciences and building professional schools, municipalities and regional authorities

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