May 15, 2018 Director General of the State Atomic Energy Corporation «Rosatom» Alexey Likhachev and Minister without portfolio in charge of innovation and technological development in the Government of the Republic of Serbia Nenad Popovich signed a document on the principles of Russian-Serbian cooperation in the field of innovation and technological development with the use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes.

As priority areas, the document provides support for the creation and development in Serbia of nuclear infrastructure aimed at the use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes, the development of nuclear medicine, the use of radiation technologies in agriculture and industry, the upgrading of the skills of administrative, scientific and technical personnel involved in various applications of peaceful atom through training and internships, as well as the development of programs for raising the overall level of public awareness about nuclear technologies and their application and other directions.

The parties will create working groups for implementation of the projects, aimed on the development of cooperation.