Category: Media Advisories

Rescheduled: IAEA briefing in advance of the International Conference on Nuclear Forensics »

3 July 2014 Participants in an IAEA-organized Conference starting 7 July 2014 will review nuclear forensics as an essential element of security infrastructure and discuss recent developments related to the application of nuclear forensics in support of law enforcement investigations and nuclear security assessments. Mechanisms for achieving further international cooperation and enhancing IAEA support to […]

IAEA briefing, meeting to offer insights into nuclear fuel cycle »

Participants in an IAEA-organized meeting next week will analyse uranium supply-demand scenarios and discuss new developments in uranium geology, exploration, mining and processing, as well as environmental requirements. All sessions of the 23-27 June International Symposium on Uranium Raw Material for the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Exploration, Mining, Production, Supply and Demand, Economics and Environmental Issues […]

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 2-6 June 2014 »

  26 May 2014 | The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency’s headquarters starting at 10:30 CEST on Monday, 2 June 2014 in Boardroom C of the C-Building, in the Vienna International Centre (VIC). The Board of Governors meeting is closed to the press. Director General Yukiya Amano will open […]

IAEA to Host International Symposium on Moderate Malnutrition in Children »

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) event next week will focus on moderate malnutrition in children, with the aim of identifying areas in which further research is needed for effective prevention and treatment.  The IAEA ‘International Symposium on Understanding Moderate Malnutrition in Children for Effective Interventions’ will be held on 26-29 May, 2014, at the […]

IAEA to Host International Conference on Human Resource Development »

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) event next week will focus on the global challenges of capacity building, human resource development, education and training, knowledge management and knowledge networks in the field of nuclear power. The IAEA ‘International Conference on Human Resource Development for Nuclear Power Programmes: Building and Sustaining Capacity’, which will be held […]

News conference to wrap up Convention on Nuclear Safety Review Meeting »

A review meeting of the Convention on Nuclear Safety will end with a news conference on Friday, 4 April, in Vienna. More than 800 delegates have attended the two-week Sixth Review Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety. Such meetings are convened every three years to hold peer discussions of the […]

Parties to Convention on Nuclear Safety Hold Review Meeting, 24 March to 4 April »

The 76 parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety will start a two-week meeting on Monday, 24 March, in Vienna, to review their work under the Convention. The Sixth Review Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety will be hosted by the International Atomic Energy Agency, which is the Secretariat for […]

IAEA Hosts International Experts’ Meeting on Severe Accident Management after Fukushima »

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will hold an expert meeting to share knowledge on ways to mitigate the impact of severe nuclear emergencies, drawing on lessons learned from the accident at TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station. The International Experts’ Meeting on Severe Accident Management in the Light of the Accident at the Fukushima […]

World Cancer Day: Learn How the IAEA Assists Member States in the Fight Against Cancer »

Ahead of World Cancer Day on 4 February, the International Atomic Energy Agency is inviting journalists to learn about the Agency’s cancer-related work during an informal, on-the-record discussion hosted by Kwaku Aning, IAEA Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Technical Cooperation. The event is set to start at 11:00 on Friday 31 […]

Morocco, International Organizations and IAEA Member States Conduct “Bab Al Maghrib” Exercise to Test Emergency Response to Dirty Bomb Attack »

Planning for the unthinkable, “accident State” Morocco and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have prepared a two-day emergency exercise starting on 20 November 2013 during which the response to a dirty bomb explosion will be assessed. Fifty-eight States and 10 international organizations will test their national and international preparedness to respond to a radiological […]