Nuclear Technology for Food Security: Video/Audio Resources

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  • Title: Plant Breeding, 2 December 2008
  • Location: Vietnam, Austria, Ghana, Thailand, Jordan, Israel, China
  • Length: 4 minute & 25 minute versions
  • Shot list: Download a detailed shot list [PDF]
  • Preview & High-Res Download via FTP LINK - 4 minute version
  • Request BetaCam tape via E-MAIL - 25 minute version

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Chikelu Mba: Head of the Plant Breeding Unit, IAEA Laboratories, Seibersdorf, Austria

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1How nuclear techniques can improve crop varieties:

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2How this technique helps to feed the world:

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3Why this technology is safe:

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Pierre Lagoda: Chef de la Section Amélioration des Plantes et Phytogénétique, Agence Internationale de l'Energie Atomique (AIEA)

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1Les techniques nucléaires apportent des solutions nouvelles pour combattre la crise alimentaire:

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2Comment l’AIEA utilise des méthodes nucléaires au profit de variétés agricoles innovantes:

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3Deux exemples de l'application pratique de ces technologies:

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Chikelu Mba: jefe de la Unidad de mejoramiento de cultivos en el laboratorio del Organismo Internacional de Energía Atómica (OIEA) en Seibersdorf

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1Las técnicas nucleares pueden ayudar a combatir la crisis de alimentos así:

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2El OIEA desempeña el siguiente papel:

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3Esta tecnología funciona de la siguiente manera:

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Pierre Lagoda: Leiter der Abteilung Pflanzenzucht und Phytogenetik, Internationale Atomenergie Organisation (IAEO)

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1Der Nutzen dieser Technologie:

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2Wie diese Technologie funktioniert:

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3Warum diese Technologie sicher ist:

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Qu Liang: Director, Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture

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1How this technology helps with the food crisis:

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2How this technique works:

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3Why this technique is safe and effective:

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Plant Breeding Photo Gallery

Interviews

OVERVIEW: Pierre Lagoda, Head of the IAEA’s Plant Breeding and Genetics Section, gives an overview on the use of nuclear science to improve crop varieties.

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ASIA: Mutation techniques are widely used in plant breeding in Asia. Pierre Lagoda discusses the importance of this technology on the continent.

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SOUTH AMERICA: Mutation induction plays a significant role in enhancing crop production in Latin America and the Caribbean. Professor Luz Gomez Pando from Peru discusses a barley variety, developed with IAEA support.

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AFRICA: The IAEA’s plant breeders are hoping to replicate the results achieved with mutation induction in Asia and South America in Africa. Chikelu Mba is the Head of the Plant Breeding Unit at the IAEA’s laboratories.

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