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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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Yukiya Amano
4 May 2015

IAEA Director General Speaks to UN News Centre About Disarmament, Non-proliferation and Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Technology

In an interview with the UN News Centre, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano speaks about the work of the IAEA in disarmament, non-proliferation, and the peaceful uses of nuclear technology.

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Statements of the IAEA Director General

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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23 March 2015 | Washington, D.C., USA

Statement at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Statement at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano

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18 March 2015 | Pelindaba, South Africa

Statement at Event Marking 50th Anniversary of SAFARI-1 Research Reactor

Statement at the event marking the 50th anniversary of the SAFARI-1 Research Reactor by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano

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18 March 2015 | Pelindaba, South Africa

Statement at Nuclear Africa 2015 Conference

Statement at the Nuclear Africa 2015 Conference by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano

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3 March 2015 | Vienna, Austria

Statement at International Women’s Day

Statement at the IAEA's International Women's Day 2015 celebration by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano.

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Photos

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 →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano meets H.E. Mr Ilir Beqaj, Minister of Health of Albania at the IAEA Headquarters in Vienna, Austria. 3 February 2015.
3 February 2015
2015 Official Visit View →

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano visited the College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Science at Texas A&M University during his official visit to the United States. 28 October 2014.
10 November 2014
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Official visit to the United States - Oct-Nov 2014 View →

Videos

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

Introductory Statement to Board of Governors - Nuclear Applications

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IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano at World Cancer Day 2015
4 February 2015

World Cancer Day 2015 - IAEA Director General Statement

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Last update: 29 May 2015