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IAEA Inaugurates New Laboratory to Help Countries Fight Insect Pests

The IAEA today opened the doors of a new laboratory to help countries use a nuclear technique to combat insect pests that spread disease and damage crops, such as mosquitoes and fruit flies.  Read more →

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Ambassador Darmansjah Djumala of Indonesia Takes Over as New Chairman of IAEA Board of Governors

The IAEA Board of Governors elected by acclamation the Governor of Indonesia, Ambassador Darmansjah Djumala, as the Chairman of the IAEA’s Board of Governors for 2017-2018. Read more →

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General Conference Day 5 Highlights

A summary of the highlights from the fifth day of the IAEA General Conference that includes information on side events that took place. Read more →

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Resolutions Adopted to Strengthen Nuclear Safety, Security, Science and Technology: IAEA 61st General Conference Concludes

Measures to strengthen international cooperation in nuclear safety and security and to further nuclear science and technology in both nuclear power and non-power nuclear applications were the focus of some of the key resolutions adopted at the 61st regular session of the IAEA General Conference, which came to a close today. Read more →

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New IAEA Self-Assessment Methodology and Enhancing SMR Licensing Discussed at Regulatory Cooperation Forum

A new IAEA safety culture self-assessment methodology and a pilot project on the licensing of small modular reactors (SMRs) were highlighted at the eighth IAEA Regulatory Cooperation Forum (RCF), held today on the margins of the IAEA 61st General Conference. Read more →

Director General Yukiya Amano

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