Atoms for Peace

Latest News

27 March 2015 Press Release

IAEA Mission Concludes Peer Review of India's Nuclear Regulatory Framework

Senior international nuclear safety experts concluded a 12-day IAEA mission to review India's regulatory framework for safety of nuclear power plants (NPPs).

Read more →

26 March 2015 News Story

IAEA Director General Commends India's Cancer Control Expertise

The establishment of comprehensive cancer control programmes in developing countries demonstrates how nuclear technology can contribute to global development, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano said during a visit to the Tata Memorial Centre cancer hospital in Mumbai.

Read more →

25 March 2015 News Story

Open for Applications: IAEA Coordinated Research Activities in 2015

Research institutes and organizations interested in gaining access to vast global databases of research findings and taking part in papers submitted to high-level, peer-reviewed journals, can now submit a proposal for a Research Contract or Agreement to take part in IAEA-coordinated research activities this year

Read more →

24 March 2015 News Story

Safeguards: Preventing the Spread of Nuclear Weapons

The IAEA is often called the world's "nuclear watchdog". Have you ever wondered why that is?

Read more →

Manoj Chumroo
24 March 2015 News Story

IAEA Impact: More Bountiful Crops With Every Drop Using Drip Irrigation in Mauritius

Cauliflower, broccoli, sweet pepper and many other nutritious vegetables used to be expensive in Mauritius. This has all changed over the past few years, and local farms are now starting to supply the country's growing population and burgeoning tourism industry with fresh, locally grown produce.

Read more →

Yukiya Amano
23 March 2015 News Story

IAEA Director General Urges Iran to Clarify Nuclear Concerns

Iran needs to help clarify concerns about possible military dimensions to its nuclear programme but progress so far has been limited, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano said in a statement at the Carnegie International Nuclear Policy Conference in Washington.

Read more →

20 March 2015 News Story

IAEA Marks World Water Day

Finding available, clean and safe water is a cornerstone of human development. Nuclear techniques can help in identifying and guarding water resources in countries all over the world.

Read more →

19 March 2015 News Story

South African hospital offers improved cancer care and training to staff from across Africa

Improved cancer care and strengthened research and development capabilities are among the main results of South Africa’s collaboration with the IAEA over the last decades, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano said at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria.

Read more →

Director General Yukiya Amano

Conferences & Meetings

Featured Video

Featured Photo Essay

Fukushima Status Reports

17 March 2015

Last update: 27 March 2015