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30 April 2015 News Story

The IAEA Takes its Nuclear Security Plan to Diplomats in New York

On 29 April 2015 delegates gathered on the sidelines of the 2015 Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non‑Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) at United Nations headquarters in New York to discuss the implementation of the IAEA Nuclear Security Plan 2014-2017.

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Workshop on Nuclear Liability 2015
29 April 2015 News Story

Towards a Better Understanding of Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage: Learning the Fine Points of the International Legal Regime

Joining the international regime on civil liability and compensation in case of nuclear damage brings distinct advantages to countries when a nuclear accident affects several Member States.

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Alatau Research Reactor
28 April 2015 News Story

IAEA Impact: Making the World Safer, One Research Reactor At a Time

During the night of 29 September 2014, a heavy transport plane took off from an air base in Kazakhstan after an operation to remove fuel and increase the security of a research reactor.

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IAEA NPT Side Event – How the Atom Benefits Life
27 April 2015 News Story

IAEA Peaceful Uses Gets Major Boost from U.S., Japan

The IAEA's efforts to help nations meet their development goals has received a major boost from the United States and Japan, which pledged a total of $75 million to strengthen their support for the IAEA's Peaceful Uses Initiative.

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Yukiya Amano
27 April 2015 News Story

IAEA Backs NPT Goal to Maximise Peaceful Nuclear Benefits, Says Director General Amano

United Nations Headquarters — The IAEA plays an important role in activities under the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), even though it is not a party to the landmark pact that took effect 45 years ago, Director General Yukiya Amano said at the opening of the 2015 NPT Review Conference today.

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25 April 2015 News Story

Girls Discover the IAEA on Daughters' Day

Even though this is 12-year-old Myla's third time attending the IAEA's annual Daughters' Day event, she says she keeps learning new and interesting things.

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24 April 2015 News Story

World Malaria Day: How a Nuclear Technique Could Provide a Future Method for Mosquito Control

A nuclear technique successfully used to control the spread of various pests could, in the future, contribute to combatting mosquitos and the diseases they carry.

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24 April 2015 News Story

Building Confidence and Trust During a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency

Intense discussions and sharing lessons learned as well as innovative ideas were the hallmarks of the ninth International Experts Meeting (IEM) which focused on assessment and prognosis in response to a nuclear or radiological emergency.

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