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Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

Since January 2016, the IAEA has been verifying and monitoring Iran’s implementation of its nuclear-related commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), as requested by the United Nations Security Council and authorized by the IAEA’s Board of Governors. Read more →

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US Announces $433,000 Support toward Scientific Research and Coordination on Ocean Acidification

Global research on the effects of carbon dioxide (CO2) on the ocean will get a boost as the US Government announced a further $433,000 to support the IAEA Ocean Acidification International Coordination Centre (OA-ICC). Read more →

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IAEA Experts to Collect Seawater, Marine Sediment and Fish Samples near Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) experts will visit Japan this month to collect seawater, marine sediment and fish samples from coastal waters in Fukushima Prefecture. The 16-26 October mission aims to support the quality assurance of radioactivity data collection and analysis by the Japanese laboratories involved in the project. Read more →

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Swaziland to Use IAEA Recommendations to Address its Growing Cancer Burden

Swaziland will expand its cancer services to address the increasing number of cases, which is adding pressure to an already burdened health system. Read more →

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Combining External Radiation with High-dose Rate Brachytherapy Effective for Cervical Cancer, IAEA Study Confirms

A five-year long clinical trial conducted in seven low and middle-income countries has confirmed the safety and effectiveness of combining high doses of internal radiation therapy (Brachytherapy) with pelvic external beam radiation therapy in treating cervical cancer. Read more →

Director General Yukiya Amano

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