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General Conference Day 2 Highlights

During the plenary session of the General Conference, 46 delegations delivered statements. Read more →

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Nuclear Technology in the Fight against Cancer: Scientific Forum Opens

Nuclear technology plays a significant role in the timely diagnosis and effective treatment of cancer, and helping countries to tackle the cancer burden remains one of the top priorities for the IAEA, highlighted IAEA Acting Director General Cornel Feruta at the opening of the 2019 Scientific Forum today. Read more →

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IAEA and Islamic Development Bank Launch Women’s Cancers Partnership Initiative

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) today launched a drive to raise funds for projects helping countries tackle cancers that affect millions of women every year. Read more →

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Celebrating 37 Years of Post-Graduate Educational Courses in Radiation Protection and the Safety of Radiation Sources

More than 30 Member State delegates, experts in the field and academic counterparts to the technical cooperation programme gathered to celebrate the 100th edition of the Agency’s Post-Graduate Educational Courses (PGEC) in Radiation Protection and the Safety of Radiation Sources, and to discuss the priorities for forthcoming iterations of the programme. Read more →

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Preparing the Next Generation of the Workforce for the Nuclear Industry

The extent to which nuclear energy can achieve its potential for contributing to peace, health and prosperity ultimately depends on the availability of competent, qualified and capable staff. Read more →

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