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Nuclear Safety: Officials Convene to Promote Global Good Practices

More than 900 representatives including officials from most of the world’s nuclear power plant countries will convene at IAEA headquarters in Vienna next week to peer review one another's work in enhancing nuclear safety. Read more →

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India to Extend Cooperation With IAEA, Providing Training Opportunities

Nuclear professionals from across Asia will benefit from extended cooperation agreed on by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano and Sekhar Basu, Chairman of India’s Atomic Energy Commission last week. Read more →

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Irradiation of Fresh Produce: New Database will Help Determine the Right Dose

What is the correct radiation dosage for disinfesting fresh products to eliminate the risk of carrying new invasive pests into importing countries? Read more →


Taking the Initiative for Peaceful Uses

The Peaceful Uses Initiative (PUI) is an effective way to supplement the IAEA’s funding mechanism and generate additional resources when they are urgently needed. Read more →

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World Water Day 2017: Why Waste Water?

The theme of World Water Day 2017 — Why waste water? — highlights the importance of conserving our limited freshwater resources. Read more →

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