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Accelerating Growth: IAEA Launches Plant Mutation Breeding Network for Asia and the Pacific

With populations growing rapidly, particularly in Asia and the Pacific, farmers and scientists are all the more drawing on the benefits of using irradiation to develop new crop varieties and meet farmers’ needs: higher, stable yields and high-quality plants that can resist disease and climate change. Read more →

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Strengthening International Standards for Nuclear Safety: IAEA Safety Publications Restructured

Achieving high levels of safety in the many areas in which countries use nuclear technologies requires a robust and comprehensive international safety framework. Read more →


Growing Populations: Time to Talk about Nuclear Power?

The IAEA is organizing the 2019 International Conference on Climate Change and the Role of Nuclear Power in Vienna from 7 to 11 October 2019. Read more →

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IAEA Launches Revamped Nuclear Communicator's Toolbox

An updated version of the IAEA’s Nuclear Communicator's Toolbox is now available. Read more →

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Over 700 Professionals Trained through IAEA's Nuclear Knowledge Management Schools

Education and training are necessary to ensure that the next generation of nuclear industry professionals are prepared to manage complex nuclear power programmes. Read more →

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