Visions for Security

The IAEA officially turns 50 in July 2007, marking half a century of serving as the world's "Atoms for Peace" organisation. In this anniversary edition, the IAEA Bulletin looks at how the Agency is harvesting the fruits of its labours and helping make the world a better, safer place through the peaceful applications of nuclear technology.

Insert: 50 Decisive Years—IAEA in time

IAEA in time

A timeline highlights trends and developments over the first half century of the IAEA's life. The IAEA officially turns 50 on 29 July 2007.

 

Security Today and Tomorrow

Security Today and Tomorrow

IAEA Chief and Nobel Laureate Mohamed ElBaradei foresees a stronger global framework for security and development if the right steps are taken today.


Staying Ahead of the Game

Security Today and Tomorrow

Olli Heinonen, who heads the IAEA’s safeguards inspectorate, says the world’s nuclear regime is being tested like never before.


Nuclear Safeguards in Challenging Times

Nuclear Safeguards in Challenging Times

Wan Sou Park and Jan Hillerman report on trends and developments in the world of nuclear safeguards and verification.


Nuclear Power: How Competitive Down the Line?

Nuclear Power: How Competitive Down the Line?

Energy analyst Fatih Birol offers insights and highlights from the World Energy Outlook of the International Energy Agency in Paris.


A Hazy Nuclear Renaissance

A Hazy Nuclear Renaissance

Victor Murogov of Russia says the future is far from clear in realizing global initiatives for nuclear power development and education.


The Price of Change

The Price of Change

Highlights of a groundbreaking and controversial report by Nicholas Stern of the United Kingdom on the economics of climate change.


Is Fusion the Future?

Is Fusion the Future?

Mark Westra provides an update on ITER, a multinational project that has found a home in France for building a giant demonstration fusion machine.