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Atoms for Peace and Development in the 21st Century

Statement at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano. Read more →

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IAEA Laboratories Host Meeting on How to Track Oil and Paraffin Spills in Oceans

Experts from 16 countries are meeting at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) laboratories in Monaco this week to review the latest methods to detect the origin of oil and paraffin spills in the oceans, which pose a danger to marine life. Read more →

Alatau Research Reactor
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Experts Make Recommendations to IAEA on Sustainable and Safe Operation of Research Reactors

The IAEA is playing an important role in supporting the sustainable and safe operation of research reactors, and should continue to assist countries embarking on new research reactor projects and facilitating access to facilities for countries that do not have research reactors themselves Read more →

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ICARST 2017: Applying Radiation Science and Technology in Everyday Life

Sterilizing human tissue for use in surgery, tackling industrial pollution and producing high-quality biodegradable food packaging are among the innovative applications of radiation technology presented at the IAEA's first International Conference on the Application of Radiation Science and Technology (ICARST) this week. Read more →

Decommissioning a research reactor
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Radioactive Waste Management: Workshop Highlights Flexibility of IAEA's ARTEMIS Review

The IAEA's integrated review service in the areas of radioactive waste and spent fuel management, decommissioning and environmental remediation can be flexibly tailored to meet the needs of Member States, participants heard at a workshop in Vienna this month. Read more →

Director General Yukiya Amano

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