The University of Antwerp will be represented by the research group “Society and Environment" which is part of the Department of Sociology, within the Faculty of Political and Social Sciences. Areas of expertise and research include risk perception and communication, relationship between experts – government – citizens in managing risk, stakeholder engagement in decision making on risk and policy evaluation, with specific applications to stakeholder engagement related to radioactive waste management issues.

Key role in consortium: Task 1.3 and 1.4 Leader, participation in work packages 4, 5 and 6.

Key participant: Dr. Anne Bergmans