New Directions

As the founding vision of ‘atoms for peace’ lives on a half century later, the IAEA is being recreated with expanded responsibilities in nuclear verification, safety, security, and peaceful development. In this issue of the IAEA Bulletin we take a look at some of the work being done in all these areas.

Managing the Nuclear Dilemma

Managing Nuclear Dilemma

David Waller surveys the changing nuclear landscape over the past half century and the IAEA’s evolution as the global guardian of ‘atoms for peace’.


Let the Market Decide

Let the Market Decide

Hans-Holger Rogner looks at why nuclear power generation is driving interest for economic, as well as environmental, reasons in the climate of global warming.


Nuclear 2017?

Nuclear 2017

Ian Facer highlights what countries must consider today to launch a nuclear power project that can take ten years or more to finish.


Never Safe Enough

Never Safe Enough

Giovanni Verlini speaks with Richard Meserve, one of the world’s top advisors on nuclear plant safety.


Nuclear Florida

Nuclear Florida

Lothar Wedekind reports on the USA’s evolving nuclear scene in and outside the popular ‘sunshine state’.


Schools for Nutrition

Schools for Nutrition

Lena Davidsson describes IAEA initiatives in Africa, Asia, and Latin America to help improve childhood nutrition.


The Gender Dimension

The Gender Dimension

Royal Frederick Kastens and Christine Nelima Okhoya report on key connections between women and the world’s Millennium Development Goals.