Statements

4 February 2016 Matías Romero Institute, Mexico City

IAEA Director General's Speech at Matías Romero Institute in Mexico City, 4 February 2016

The Matías Romero Institute enjoys an excellent reputation for the high quality of the training which it provides for diplomats from Mexico and other countries. It is an honour to speak to you today.

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4 February 2016 Vienna, Austria

IAEA Director General’s Message on World Cancer Day

Improving cancer control in developing countries is an enormous challenge, and one we must do our best to meet. There are now positive signs that the international community is taking this challenge seriously.

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27 January 2016 San Jose, Costa Rica

IAEA Director General’s Speech at the UN University for Peace

It is a pleasure to be here at the UN University for Peace in Costa Rica. I last had the pleasure of visiting your country in October 2013.

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19 January 2016 Vienna, Austria

Remarks by Director General Yukiya Amano at New Year Reception

Remarks at a New Year reception for IAEA Member States by Director General Yukiya Amano. 

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19 January 2016 Vienna, Austria

Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors

I requested that this meeting of the Board of Governors be convened in connection with my report entitled Verification and Monitoring in the Islamic Republic of Iran in light of United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231.

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18 January 2016 Tehran, Iran

IAEA Director General’s Statement to the Media After Meeting with Vice-President and Chairman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, Dr Ali Akbar Salehi

I held very constructive and positive talks today with Vice-President Salehi, Chairman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran.

We have agreed to further strengthen the cooperation between Iran and the IAEA.

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16 January 2016 Vienna, Austria

IAEA Director General’s Statement on Iran

Today, I released a report confirming that Iran has completed the necessary preparatory steps to start the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

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6 January 2016 Vienna, Austria

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano’s Statement on the DPRK’s Announcement of a Nuclear Test

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) announced today it had carried out a hydrogen bomb test. The DPRK’s nuclear test, if confirmed, is in clear violation of UN Security Council resolutions and is deeply regrettable.

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15 December 2015 Vienna, Austria

Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano presents highlights from his report on the "Final Assessment on Past and Present Outstanding Issues regarding Iran’s Nuclear Programme" in his introductory statement to the December meeting of the Board of Governors.

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14 December 2015 Vienna, Austria

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano's Remarks to the Technical Meeting of Points of Contact and Central Authorities of States Parties to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material

I am very pleased to welcome you all to this first meeting of Points of Contact and Central Authorities of States Parties to the CPPNM. I understand that there are over one hundred participants from more than 70 countries.

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Last update: 5 February 2016