Latest news

News Story

What You Need to Know About Ion Beams

Whether it is determining the origin of pollutants, characterizing contaminants in food, imaging individual biological cells or putting a date to historical objects, scientists use ion beams to help give us answers. But what are ion beams and how are they used? Read more →

Press Release

Update 76 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) plans to send its next nuclear safety, security and safeguards mission to Ukraine’s Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in the coming weeks, Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi said today. Read more →

News Story

IAEA Helps Caribbean Countries Bolster Radiation Safety and Nuclear Security

Many of the small island nations of the Caribbean are new to the use of radioactive sources. Read more →

News Story

IAEA Presents Nuclear Solutions for Plastic Pollution and Carbon Dioxide Removal at UN Forum

At the intersection of science, technology and sustainable development, the IAEA supports countries in their efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Read more →

Press Release

IAEA Mission Sees Safety Commitment by France’s Civaux Nuclear Power Plant

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said the operator of France’s Civaux Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) had strengthened operational safety by addressing the findings of an IAEA review which took place in 2019. Read more →

News Story

Nuclear Explained: New Podcast Episode on Nuclear Reactors

The past, present and future of nuclear reactors and nuclear power is discussed in the latest episode of Nuclear Explained – the IAEA’s podcast launched at the end of last year. Read more →

About the IAEA

The IAEA is the world's centre for cooperation in the nuclear field and seeks to promote the safe, secure and peaceful use of nuclear technologies.

Stay in touch

Newsletter