Director General Amano

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15 August 2016 News Story

IAEA Director General Thanks Australia and New Zealand for Helping to Make Nuclear Technology Available for Development

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano highlighted the benefits of nuclear science and technology for development during a week-long visit to Australia and New Zealand and thanked both countries for their support for the Agency.

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11 August 2016 Statement

Speech in New Zealand on Nuclear Technology’s Role in Sustainable Development

Nuclear science and technology have numerous peaceful applications which can help countries to reduce poverty and hunger, improve energy supplies, treat diseases such as cancer and respond to climate change – and much more. I summarise our very broad mandate as Atoms for Peace and Development.

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9 August 2016 Statement

John Gee Memorial Lecture on Atoms for Peace in the 21st Century

Many people are aware that a key role of the IAEA is to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons. We do this by verifying that all nuclear material and activities in a country are in peaceful purposes.

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8 August 2016 News Story

Capacity Building Key to Cancer Control in South East Asia, Says Director General Yukiya Amano in Thailand

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano stressed the importance of training medical and technical specialists from developing countries in nuclear medicine and cancer control in a

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5 August 2016 Statement

IAEA Director General Congratulates UNIDO on its 50th Anniversary

It is my pleasure to congratulate the United Nations Industrial Development Organization on completing 50 years of work to fight poverty and promote development.

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Photos

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met Namibian First Lady Monica Geingos during his official visit to Namibia. 17 May 2016
4 August 2016
Official Visit to Namibia - 17 May 2016 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met with Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa during his official visit to Pretoria, South Africa. 10 May 2016

Photo Credit: Jacoline Schooners / Department International Relations and Cooperation
4 August 2016
Official Visit to South Africa - 9 - 11 May 2016 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met with H.E. Mr Salah Khebri, Minister of Energy, during his official visit to Algeria. 29 February 2016
4 March 2016
Official Visit to Algeria - 29 Feb to 1 Mar 2016 View →

The new Resident Representative of Venezuela, Jesse Alonso Chacón Escamillo, presents his credentials to IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano in Vienna, Austria on 12 January 2016.
21 January 2016
Credentials 2016 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano meets Dr. Elizabeth Sherwood Randall, US Deputy Secretary of Energy, at the IAEA Headquarters in Vienna, Austria. 14 January 2016
14 January 2016
2016 Official Visits to the Director General View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya  Amano tours the offices of IBA, a high technology medical company in Brussels specializing in proton therapy, radiopharmacy, particle accelerators and dosimetry, on 12 November 2015 during his official visit to Belgium.
30 November 2015
Official Visit to Brussels, Belgium - 11 -12 Nov 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met with  Ms Darja Bavdaž Kuret, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on 20 October 2015 during his official visit to Slovenia.
30 November 2015
Official Visit to Slovenia - 20 -21 Oct 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met with Mr Ignacio Ybáñez, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on 26 October 2015 during his official visit to Spain.
30 November 2015
Official Visit to Spain - 26 - 27 Oct 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano addresses journalists before a meeting at the Coburg Palace in Vienna, where the P5+1 and Iran talks are taking place.  4 July 2015
4 July 2015
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Briefs Media on P5+1 and Iran View →

Videos

5 August 2016

IAEA Director General Congratulates UNIDO on its 50th Anniversary

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24 July 2016

Statement to the 10th Stop Cervical, Breast and Prostate Cancer in Africa Conference in Ethiopia

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18 July 2016

Statement to Mark the 25th Anniversary of the Brazilian - Argentine Agency for Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials

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6 May 2016

IAEA Director General Welcomes New Nuclear Security Agreement

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5 May 2016

IAEA Director General Holds Talks with Iranian Vice President – Opening Remarks

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13 April 2016

Hands-on Training for Young Scientists

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30 March 2016

The IAEA - A Global Platform for Cooperation in Nuclear Security

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7 March 2016

IAEA Director General Reports on Iran

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7 March 2016

IAEA Director General Reports on the DPRK

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Credentials

Visits

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Last update: 24 August 2016