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IAEA Reviews Belarus's Emergency Preparedness and Response Framework

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts today concluded a 10-day mission to review Belarus’s preparedness and response arrangements for nuclear and radiological emergencies. The Emergency Preparedness Review (EPREV) was carried out at the request of the Government of Belarus. Read more →

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Technical and Scientific Support Key for Strong Nuclear Safety and Security: IAEA Conference Opens

Organizations play a supportive role in sustaining the nuclear and radiological safety and security infrastructure in many countries, working with the regulators. Read more →

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IAEA Showcases Global Coordination on Small, Medium Sized or Modular Nuclear Reactors (SMRs)

The International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) expanding international coordination on the safe and secure development and deployment of small, medium sized or modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) has come into focus with new publications and expert meetings on these emerging technologies. Read more →

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New Mutant Cowpea Variety Helps Zimbabwe’s Farmers in Drought Prone Areas

Zimbabwean farmers have seen a 10-20% increase in their cowpea yields thanks to the use of a new variety bred using nuclear techniques. Read more →

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IAEA Neutron Activation E-learning Course Helps Scientists in 40 Countries

From helping to solve historical criminal cases to determining the fate of a disappearing beach in Jamaica and the air quality at your gym: neutron activation is an established method to find out the composition and origin of materials. Read more →

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