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World Water Day 2018: 'Nature for Water'

This year’s theme for World Water Day is ‘Nature for Water’ — exploring nature-based solutions to the water challenges we face in the 21st century. Read more →

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IAEA Mission Sees Safety Commitment at Finland's New Olkiluoto Reactor Before Planned Start in December

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts observed a commitment to safety by the operator of Unit 3 at Finland’s Olkiluoto Nuclear Power Plant, ahead of the Evolutionary Pressurised Water Reactor’s (EPR) planned connection to the grid in December. Read more →

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IAEA Director General Speaks at Brussels Conference, Meets EU and Belgian Officials

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano highlighted the remarkable and beneficial applications of nuclear science and technology in his keynote address to a European Union (EU) conference entitled ‘Addressing Societal Challenges through Advancing the Medical, Industrial and Research Applications of Nuclear and Radiation Technology’ in Brussels this week. Read more →

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IAEA to Continue Support to Sri Lanka to Achieve Development Goals

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano reviewed the cooperation between the IAEA and Sri Lanka during his visit to the country on 14 March. The IAEA supports the island nation in many areas including nuclear medicine, non-destructive testing in industry and assistance in introducing nuclear energy. Read more →


Non-Destructive Testing Technique

The animation explains in simple terms the technique called Non-Destructive Testing using radiation and its importance in everyday life. Read more →

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