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Argentina Uses Nuclear Technology to Control Insect Pests

After its success in controlling a devastating fruit fly with nuclear technology, Argentina is gearing up to fight a new enemy: mosquitoes that transmit Zika, in addition to dengue and chikungunya. Read more →

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IAEA Director General Meets Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister S. Abbas Araghchi today to discuss the Agency's verification and monitoring of Iran's implementation of its nuclear-related commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), as well as other issues. Read more →

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IAEA Director General Amano Discusses Cooperation During Visits to Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia

In a three-country tour around Latin America from 3 to 9 December, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano discussed cooperation with Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia and emphasised the importance of applying nuclear science to address development needs. Read more →

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IAEA Coordinated Research Project Generates New Quantum Data on Hydrogen Fusion

A recently completed coordinated research project (CRP) has improved the understanding of fundamental atomic and molecular processes necessary to progress in the development of fusion as a future source of energy. Read more →

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Japanese Centre, IAEA Increase Collaboration in Training in Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Oncology

Healthcare professionals, academics and students of nuclear medicine and radiation oncology from around the world will have more opportunities to benefit from increased collaboration between the IAEA and the Hiroshima International Council for Health Care of the Radiation-Exposed (HICARE) after this consortium was re-designated as an IAEA Collaborating Centre last month. Read more →

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