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Fukushima Report
31 August 2015

IAEA Releases Director General’s Report on Fukushima Daiichi Accident

The IAEA Director General’s Report on the Fukushima Daiichi Accident, along with five technical volumes on this topic by international experts, have just been publicly released.

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IAEA and Kazakhstan Sign Agreement to Establish Low Enriched Uranium Bank
27 August 2015

IAEA and Kazakhstan Sign Agreement to Establish Low Enriched Uranium Bank

The IAEA and Kazakhstan today signed an agreement to set up the IAEA Low Enriched Uranium (LEU) Bank in Oskemen, Kazakhstan.  The IAEA LEU Bank, operated by Kazakhstan, will be a physical reserve of LEU available for eligible IAEA Member States.

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Amano's BBC Interview on 15 July 2015
16 July 2015

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Talks to BBC on IAEA-Iran Road-map Agreement

In an interview with BBC's Bethany Bell on 15 July 2015, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano spoke about the recently concluded Road-map agreement between IAEA and Iran or clarifying outstanding issues regarding the latter's nuclear

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Yukiya Amano
15 July 2015

IAEA Director General Amano Speaks to CNN About Iran Agreements

(Credit: CNN )

On 14 July 2015, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano spoke with CNN's Christiane Amanpour on the road-map agreed by the IAEA and Iran  for clarifying outstanding issues regarding Iran's nuclear program.

 

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Statements of the IAEA Director General

27 August 2015 | Astana, Kazakhstan

Remarks at Signing of the Host State Agreement on the IAEA LEU Bank

Distinguished Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,

This is an important occasion.

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25 August 2015 | Vienna, Austria

Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors

"I requested that this meeting of the Board of Governors be convened to consider the implications for the Agency of UN Security Council resolution 2231..."

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20 August 2015 | Vienna, Austria

Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

I am disturbed by statements suggesting that the IAEA has given responsibility for nuclear inspections to Iran. Such statements misrepresent the way in which we will undertake this important verification work.

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14 July 2015 | Vienna, Austria

IAEA Director General Amano's Remarks to the Press on Agreements with Iran

In his remarks to the press on the IAEA agreements with Iran, Director General Amano said the IAEA stands ready to undertake the necessary monitoring and verification activities and to clarify the outstanding issues.

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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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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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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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Photos

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 →

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 →

Videos

25 August 2015

IAEA Board Discusses Safeguards Implementation in Iran

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14 July 2015

IAEA Director General Amano's Remarks to the Press on Agreements with Iran

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Amano at Coburg
14 July 2015

IAEA Director General's Statement on Road-map Agreement with Iran

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4 July 2015

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano's Remarks on Iran Talks

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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 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 - Safeguards in Iran
2 March 2015

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

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Last update: 31 August 2015