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18 July 2016 News Story

IAEA Director General Marks 25th Anniversary of Brazilian – Argentine Agency for Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano congratulated Brazil and Argentina on the 25th anniversary of the Brazilian – Argentine Agency for Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials (ABACC), today.

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18 July 2016 Statement

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

I warmly congratulate Brazil and Argentina on the 25th anniversary of ABACC, the Brazilian – Argentine Agency for Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials. This is a very important and successful achievement by their Governments in the area of nuclear verification.

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22 June 2016 Statement

Atoms for Peace and Development

I am very pleased to be with you this morning during my first visit to Paraguay. A key role of the IAEA is to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons. We do this by implementing safeguards to verify that all nuclear material and activities in a country are in peaceful purposes.

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Yukiya Amano
20 June 2016 Statement

Peaceful Applications of Nuclear Technology: Current Situation and Future Perspectives

Science is fundamental for development, and technological advances are a must if we are to tackle the many challenges that face humankind today. Those challenges include generating enough energy, tackling climate change, producing enough food to provide for a growing world population, and making the benefits of modern health care available to everyone.

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17 June 2016 News Story

Science and Technology Key to Development in Latin America, Says IAEA Director General in Peru

Advanced science and technology are essential for economic development, enabling countries to generate more electricity, produce more food and make modern health care available to their people, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano said in his keynote address at the Diplomatic Academy in Lima, Peru.

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Photos

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 →

IAEA Director-General Yukiya Amano and ROSATOM Director-General Sergey Kirienko signing the LEU Bank Transit Agreement in the margins of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Russian Federation, 18 June 2015.
30 June 2015
Official Visit to Russia - 18-20 June 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry today to discuss the ongoing negotiations between Iran and E3+3 countries. The meeting in Vienna was part of the IAEA's continued engagement with E3+3 and Iran to help make a Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action technically sound. Vienna, Austria, 29 June 2015
29 June 2015
Meeting with John Kerry View →

Videos

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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10 March 2016

IAEA Director General Reports on Iran

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10 March 2016

IAEA Director General Reports on the DPRK

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10 March 2016

IAEA Director General Reports on the Zika Virus

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10 March 2016

IAEA Director General on Nuclear Security

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10 March 2016

IAEA Director General Reports on Fukushima

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Last update: 21 July 2016