The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) will be hosting a workshop on human exposure to electromagnetic field (EMF) emissions from the 9th to the 10th September 2019. The EMF workshop is being organised by the Communication Regulator of Southern Africa (CRASA). CRASA is the regional association of the communications regulators in SADC countries.
As the number of base stations for mobile communication services rapidly grows with development of mobile communications and increase of Radiocommunications devices, there are concerns raised on the possible health effects of electromagnetic fields (EMF) radiated from base station antennas and radio stations.
Guest speakers will be drawn from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and other experts from around the globe. The venue is Cresta Sprayview Hotel in Victoria Falls.