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LEU Bank Agreement Signing
18 June 2015

IAEA and Russia Sign Transit Agreement for IAEA Fuel Bank

The IAEA and the Russian Federation today signed a transit agreement for the transport of low enriched uranium (LEU) and equipment through Russian territory to and from the IAEA LEU Bank, which is being established in Kazakhstan.

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DG at ASN
27 May 2015

Role of Nuclear Power Key in Combating Climate Change, IAEA Director General Says

Nuclear power is one of the lowest-carbon technologies available to generate electricity, and it can play a significant role in mitigating climate change, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano said in Paris today.

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Closing Session
22 May 2015

Review Meeting of Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management Wraps Up

Staffing, implementing holistic management strategies and increasing public engagement were among the overarching issues at the Fifth Review Meeting of the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management, which concluded at the IAEA's headquarters in Vienna today.

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19 May 2015

IAEA Director General Discusses Further Support to Croatia in the Peaceful Applications of Nuclear Technology

Strengthening health systems for cancer diagnosis and treatment using nuclear technology, controlling fruit flies in the Balkans, and establishing a nuclear waste storage centre were among the key issues that the IAEA Director General discussed with senior officials during a two-day visit to Croatia on 18 and 19 May 2015.

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Statements of the IAEA Director General

15 June 2015 | Vienna, Austria

International Conference on Management of Spent Fuel from Nuclear Power Reactors: An Integrated Approach to the Back End of the Fuel Cycle

Opening Remarks to the International Conference on Management of Spent Fuel from Nuclear Power Reactors by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano

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8 June 2015 | Vienna, Austria

Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors

Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano

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18 June 2015 | St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

Statement to the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

Statement to the St Petersburg International Economic Forum

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1 June 2015 | Vienna, Austria

Remarks at International Conference on Computer Security in a Nuclear World Vienna, June 1 2015

Remarks at the International Conference on Computer Security in a Nuclear World Vienna, June 1 2015 by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano.

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22 May 2015 | Vienna, Austria

Closing Statement at Fifth Review Meeting of Contracting Parties to Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management

Statement at the IAEA International Symposium on Isotope Hydrology: Revisiting Foundations and Exploring Frontiers by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano.

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11 May 2015 | Vienna, Austria

Statement at IAEA International Symposium on Isotope Hydrology: Revisiting Foundations and Exploring Frontiers

Statement at the IAEA International Symposium on Isotope Hydrology: Revisiting Foundations and Exploring Frontiers by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano.

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27 April 2015 | New York, USA

How the Atom Benefits Life

Statement at the IAEA event highlighting the peaceful uses of nuclear technology by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano.

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27 April 2015 | New York, USA

Statement to the 2015 Review Conference of Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT)

Statement to the 2015 Review Conference of Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano.

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7 April 2015 | Cairo, Egypt

Statement at Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Statement at the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano.

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26 March 2015 | Mumbai, India

Statement at Tata Memorial Centre

Statement at the Tata Memorial Centre by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano.

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Photos

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 →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met with Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, during his official visit to Paris, France on 26 May 2015.
28 May 2015
Official Visit to Paris, France - 26-27 May 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano met with President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, during his official visit to Zagreb, Croatia on 18 May 2015.
21 May 2015
Official Visit to Zagreb, Croatia - 18-19 May 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano delivers his opening address at the Nuclear Africa 2015 Conference and Exhibition  during his official visit to South Africa on 18 March 2015.
24 March 2015
Official Visit to South Africa - 18-19 Mar 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano signs the visitors book at Nuclear Malaysia during his official visit to Malaysia. 20 January 2015
16 February 2015
Official Visit to Malaysia - 20 January 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano tours the Brunei Agricultural Research Centre during his official visit to Brunei. 29 January 2015
12 February 2015
Official Visit to Brunei Darussalam - 28-29 January 2015 View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano meets with H.E. Prof Gusti Muhammad Hatta, Minister for Research, Technology and Higher Education, during his official visit to Indonesia. 22 January 2015
12 February 2015
Official Visit to Indonesia - 22-23 January 2015 View →

Presentation of credentials by the new Resident Representative of Poland, Mr Adam Bugajski to IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano. Vienna, Austria, 4 February 2015
4 February 2015
Presentation of Credentials 2015 View →

Videos

12 June 2015

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on Nuclear Power

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3 March 2015

International Women’s Day - IAEA Panel Discussion

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International Women's Day 2015
3 March 2015

IAEA Director General Opens International Women’s Day 2015 Event

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Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Safeguards in Iran
2 March 2015

Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Monitoring and Verification Activities in Iran

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Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Safeguards in Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)
2 March 2015

Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Monitoring and Verification Activities in Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)

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Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Animal Diseases
2 March 2015

Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Animal Diseases

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Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Nuclear Applications
2 March 2015

Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Nuclear Applications

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Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Nuclear Safety
2 March 2015

Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Nuclear Safety

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Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Nuclear Energy
2 March 2015

Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Nuclear Energy

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Last update: 2 July 2015