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IAEA Launches New Nuclear Energy Capacity Building Hub

The IAEA has launched a new digital platform focusing on workforce planning, leadership, training, stakeholder involvement and human performance to support countries with operating nuclear power plants and those considering or developing new nuclear power programmes. Read more →

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Parties Begin Peer Review under the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management

Delegates from most of the 78 Contracting Parties to the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management are meeting in Vienna to review their peers’ work to fulfil their obligations under the Convention. Read more →

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How the IAEA Helps Maintain Health and Safety in Nuclear Medicine: Technical Meeting on Preventing Unintended and Accidental Exposure

The exponential rise in nuclear medicine procedures performed around the world benefits an increasing number of patients, but it also intensifies the need to avoid any related accidental radiation exposure. Read more →


Who will run nuclear power plants in the future?

The nuclear industry relies on the availability of engineers and qualified staff. Nuclear experts from around the world will meet at the Third International Conference on Human Resource Development for Nuclear Power Programmes in Gyeongju, Republic of Korea to discuss the future of the nuclear labour market. Read more →

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IAEA Competition Seeks Young People's Ideas on Nuclear and Radiological Emergency Communication

The IAEA is soliciting ideas from students and early career professionals on how to communicate on nuclear and radiological emergencies. Read more →

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