IAEA, France Sign Agreement for Virtual Research Reactor
An agreement to deploy the Internet Reactor Laboratory (IRL) project in a French research reactor was signed between the IAEA and the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission CEA on 26 September 2014 on the margins of the 58th IAEA General Conference. Read more...
The Challenge of Managing Nuclear Knowledge
Nuclear knowledge is a critical resource and asset that needs to be managed carefully. At a side event on Managing Organizational Knowledge for Improved Safety and Economics, held during the 58th IAEA General Conference, IAEA Member State nuclear organizations shared their approaches, experiences, challenges and results in managing organizational knowledge. Read more...
Kazakhstan Removes Stockpile of Fresh High Enriched Uranium Research Reactor Fuel
Kazakhstan has removed a stockpile of Russian-origin fresh high enriched uranium (HEU) fuel from the critical assembly of the WWR-K Research Reactor in Almaty. Read more...
IAEA Supports the Building of Nuclear Power Infrastructures
Building sustainable nuclear power infrastructure was the focus of presentations by delegates from newcomer countries, Kenya, Malaysia and Turkey, at a side event held on 24 September 2014 on the margins of the annual IAEA General Conference. Read more...
GC Side Event: 4th Nuclear Operator Organizations Cooperation Forum
"Nuclear Power Plant Construction Effectiveness: Success Factors, Outlook and Ways to Influence the Future" was the focus of this year's Nuclear Operator Organizations Cooperation Forum, held last week during the IAEA General Conference. Read more...
IAEA Scientific Forum Highlights Responsibility for Radioactive Waste
A two-day Scientific Forum, entitled Radioactive Waste: Meeting the Challenge - Science and Technology for Safe and Sustainable Solutions, held during the IAEA's annual General Conference, emphasized the need for a comprehensive, integrated, cradle-to-grave approach for management of radioactive waste. Read more...
Topic In Focus
Scientific Forum 2014:
Radioactive Waste: Meeting the Challenge — Science and Technology for Safe and Sustainable Solutions
23 – 24 September 2014, Vienna, Austria
Interview with Director General Y. Amano on Scientific Forum
Nuclear Power: Status and Outlook