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Dao Thanh Canh
21 April 2015 News Story

IAEA Impact: Viet Nam Tackles Soil Erosion With Nuclear Techniques

Dao Thanh Canh never studied physics or chemistry in school, but he understands a thing or two about nuclear isotopes. Until a couple of years ago, much of his five-acre farm on the hills of central Viet Nam was gradually sliding away.

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21 April 2015 News Story

Nuclear Energy Contributes to Development: Energy Conference in Africa Looks at Options

Africa's energy future, as well as opportunities for regional cooperation in nuclear energy development, were the focus of discussions at the Third Conference on Energy and Nuclear Power in Africa — Assessing African Energy Needs and Planning for the Future, organized by the IAEA in Kenya last week.

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How the atom benefits life
20 April 2015 News Story

How the Atom Benefits Life

Nuclear technologies are used world-wide to meet some of the fundamental needs of modern daily life. These include access to energy and proper medical care, food production and the management of water resources.

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UN New York
20 April 2015 News Story

Nuclear Technology for Development: Contributing to the Implementation of the NPT

High-level government representatives will discuss the benefits of nuclear science and technology for development at an event organized by the IAEA on the margins of the 2015 Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non‑Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) on 27 April 2015 in New York.

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17 April 2015 News Story

Providing the Big Picture During a Nuclear or Radiological Emergency

For one week in late April, more than 200 experts from 70 countries and five international organizations will gather at IAEA headquarters to discuss the latest trends related to assessment and prognosis in response to a nuclear or radiological emergency.

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16 April 2015 Press Release

IAEA Statement

The IAEA and Iran held a technical meeting in Tehran on 15 April 2015.

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CSC event
15 April 2015 News Story

Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage Enters into Force

The Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear damage (CSC) entered into force today.

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14 April 2015 News Story

IAEA Impact: Water Protection Measures and Community Involvement Increase Sustainability of Uranium Mining in Tanzania

The stage is set for uranium mining in the United Republic of Tanzania, following recent changes to the country's regulatory framework that brought it in line with IAEA recommendations.

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Director General Yukiya Amano

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59th IAEA General Conference

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