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Construction work at the turbine building of Units 3 – 4 of the Mochovce Nuclear Power Plant, Slovakia
21 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Helps Nuclear Newcomers with Workforce Planning Tool

In developing the necessary workforce for new nuclear power programmes, the IAEA is making increased use of a US-developed modelling tool to help newcomer countries understand their human resources requirements.

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19 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Director General Discusses Further Support to Croatia in the Peaceful Applications of Nuclear Technology

Strengthening health systems for cancer diagnosis and treatment using nuclear technology, controlling fruit flies in the Balkans, and establishing a nuclear waste storage centre were among the key issues that the IAEA Director General discussed with senior officials during a two-day visit to Croatia on 18 and 19 May 2015.

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19 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Assists Member States with Knowledge Management in Nuclear Safety

In most countries the nuclear safety infrastructure is diverse and complex, because nuclear technologies are used in various sectors — such as health, food production and distribution, water management, construction, shipping, electricity and the environment — and each sector has its own methods of sharing nuclear safety knowledge and its own repository of information.

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iconostasis in the 19th century Holy Voivode of Michael and Gabriel Church in Izvoarele village, Romania
19 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Impact: Protecting Romania's Cultural Heritage Using Nuclear Technology

Preserving art and cultural heritage is a shared ambition of the global community.

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Isotope Hydrology
15 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Symposium Explores the Frontiers and Foundations of Isotope Hydrology

Collaboration, knowledge sharing and embracing the latest technology and tools are important elements for developing effective and sustainable water resource management solutions, concluded experts during the 14th International Symposium on Isotope Hydrology held this week at the IAEA headquarter

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Morocco fruit fly
15 May 2015 News Story

How a Nuclear Technique is Saving Citrus Fruits in Morocco, One Fly at a Time

Citrus crop losses due to fruit flies along with insecticide use in Morocco are both expected to drop as the country begins to develop capacities in nuclear techniques as part of its pest control management plans.

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Fukushima Mission
14 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Delivers Major Report on Fukushima Accident to Member States

Vienna – The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) today provided its Member States with a report by Director General Yukiya Amano on the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, as part of continuous efforts to strengthen nuclear safety worldwide.

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14 May 2015 News Story

IAEA Presents Update on Safeguards Activities to Diplomats in New York

On 8 May 2015 delegates gathered on the sidelines of the 2015 Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non‑Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) at United Nations headquarters in New York to learn more about IAEA activities from 2010 to 2015 that are relevant to Article III of the NPT.

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