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Irradiation of Fresh Produce: New Database will Help Determine the Right Dose

What is the correct radiation dosage for disinfesting fresh products to eliminate the risk of carrying new invasive pests into importing countries? Read more →


Taking the Initiative for Peaceful Uses

The Peaceful Uses Initiative (PUI) is an effective way to supplement the IAEA’s funding mechanism and generate additional resources when they are urgently needed. Read more →

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World Water Day 2017: Why Waste Water?

The theme of World Water Day 2017 — Why waste water? — highlights the importance of conserving our limited freshwater resources. Read more →

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IAEA Meeting Aims to Help Fund Cancer Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

A meeting co-organized by the IAEA to help finance cancer control initiatives in countries struggling to cope with the disease’s growing burden concluded today in Sudan. The meeting reviewed proposals for the provision of cancer services to refugees, and increased funding to fight cervical cancer. Read more →

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Access to High Quality Education Increases for Nuclear Medicine Professionals

More nuclear medicine professionals from developing countries will have access to training courses and educational materials thanks to a new agreement signed between the IAEA and the European Association of Nuclear Medicine (EANM) today. Read more →

Director General Yukiya Amano

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