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Remarks at Conclusion of International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine

Closing remarks at the International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine: Achieving Change in Practice by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano. Read more →


Medical Imaging in Pregnancy

Women in childbearing age require special attention in X-ray and radiopharmaceutical imaging. A potential pregnancy needs to be identified before the exam. If the procedure is unavoidable during pregnancy, all measures are taken to protect the unborn child. Read more →

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IAEA Mission Says Ethiopia's Regulatory Body Is Committed to Improving Safety Amid Challenges

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said Ethiopia is committed to improving its regulatory framework for nuclear and radiation safety but faces some challenges, including the need to build competence in the safe management of radiation sources. Read more →

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Argentina Uses Nuclear Technology to Control Insect Pests

After its success in controlling a devastating fruit fly with nuclear technology, Argentina is gearing up to fight a new enemy: mosquitoes that transmit Zika, in addition to dengue and chikungunya. Read more →

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IAEA Director General Meets Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister S. Abbas Araghchi today to discuss the Agency's verification and monitoring of Iran's implementation of its nuclear-related commitments under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), as well as other issues. Read more →

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