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IAEA Expands International Cooperation on Small, Medium Sized or Modular Nuclear Reactors

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is launching an effort to expand international cooperation and coordination in the design, development and deployment of small, medium sized or modular reactors (SMRs), among the most promising emerging technologies in nuclear power. Read more →

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IAEA to Cooperate with Japan on Nuclear Security at 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Government of Japan signed an agreement today aimed at enhancing nuclear security measures for the summer Olympic Games and Paralympic Games in Tokyo in 2020. Read more →

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IAEA Director General Visits Thailand: Highlights Potential of Sterile Insect Technique to Fight Disease-vector Mosquitoes

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano visited Bangkok, Thailand this week, where in his meetings with senior officials he discussed a range of development areas where nuclear applications play a vital role. Read more →

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Call for Papers: Seeking Submissions to 2018 Symposium on Building Future Safeguards Capabilities

Presenters with ideas to help improve the IAEA’s technical capabilities and achieve efficiencies in its nuclear verification work have until 31 March to submit abstracts for the quadrennial Symposium on International Safeguards. Read more →

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New Publication: Leadership, Human Performance and Internal Communication in Nuclear Emergencies

Nuclear emergencies happen extremely rarely, but when they do, appropriate leadership qualities, human performance capabilities and internal communication mechanisms are essential to minimize the consequences. Read more →

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