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Nuclear Techniques Help Reveal High Rate of Soil Erosion in Benin

Harmless traces from nuclear testing more than half a century ago are helping researchers assess soil erosion rates. Read more →

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Acting Director General Highlights IAEA Achievements at United Nations General Assembly

Acting Director General Cornel Feruta addressed the United Nations General Assembly today in New York, where he presented the IAEA report for 2018 and spoke about recent efforts by the Agency to improve the well-being of people worldwide through the peaceful use of nuclear technology. Read more →

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World Science Day: International Nuclear Information System Highlights Open Access

Public awareness of developments in scientific research is crucial for building a more informed global society, and the IAEA is providing access to a trove of research on the peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology. Read more →

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Sri Lanka Looks to Increase Access to Cancer Services and Upgrade Facilities

Cancer experts from the IAEA, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Agency for research on Cancer (IARC) have assessed Sri Lanka’s comprehensive cancer control programme and have provided options for a multipronged strategy to strengthening cancer care in the country. Read more →

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Adapting the Energy Sector to Climate Change, IAEA Publication Available

The new IAEA publication Adapting the Energy Sector to Climate Change explores the diverse range of impacts on the energy sector resulting from gradual climate change and extreme weather events, and the potential ways to counter them. Adequate responses to these challenges are crucial for a secure and reliable energy supply, including nuclear energy. Read more →

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