IAEA and United Nations Environment Programme talk about fact-finding
missions to the Balkan region in response to concerns related to aftereffects
from military uses of depleted
hosts an IAEA conference on the radiological
protection of patients, a topic of rising concern.
- The Joint
Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management & the Safety
of Radioactive Waste Management enters into force in June.
the wake of terrorist attacks in the USA on 11 September, the IAEA
holds a special
on nuclear terrorism to forge a stronger global framework
for radiological and nuclear security.
Vienna, experts in global
development issues examine ways in which countries can achieve
greater benefits from nuclear science and technology.
the accident’s 15th anniversary, the IAEA works to help Ukraine
safely take the
plant out of service.
Annan is reappointed to a second term as Secretary-General.