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Integrated Farming Finds Success in India with Help of Nuclear Science

Farmers have teamed up with scientists to find new ways to produce more food, improve the quality of their farmland and earn more money. With the help of nuclear techniques, they now have a method for producing high quality livestock and more crops while protecting the health of their soil for a future of more fertile farming. Read more →

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Indonesia Selects Nuclear-bred Soybean Variety for Mass Production

Indonesia's Ministry of Agriculture last month selected an improved soybean variety developed using nuclear techniques as the basis for its national self-sufficiency plan, which aims to increase food security in the country. Read more →

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IAEA Mission Says Romania Strengthened Regulatory Safety Framework, Sees Areas for Enhancement

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said Romania has significantly strengthened its regulatory framework for nuclear and radiation safety, including through approval of a National Strategy on Nuclear Safety and Security (NSNSS) and progress related to the management of radioactive waste and nuclear spent fuel. The team also made new recommendations for further improvement. Read more →


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 →

Director General Yukiya Amano

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