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Nuclear Applications
Nuclear Energy
Nuclear Safety
Safeguards
Technical Cooperation

Our Work

The IAEA works for the safe, secure and peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology. Its key roles contribute to international peace and security, and to the world's Millennium Goals for social, economic and environmental development.

IAEA Departments

Nuclear Applications

Nuclear Applications

The Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications helps countries use nuclear and isotopic techniques to promote sustainable development objectives in agriculture, human health, water resource management, marine environment and industrial applications. Read more →

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Energy

The Department of Nuclear Energy fosters the efficient and safe use of nuclear power by supporting nuclear programmes around the world, catalyzing innovation and building capability in energy planning, analysis, and nuclear information and knowledge. Read more →

Safety & Security

Nuclear Safety

The Department of Nuclear Safety and Security works to provide a strong, sustainable and visible global nuclear safety and security framework, protecting people and the environment from the harmful effects of ionizing radiation. Read more →

Safeguards

Safeguards

The Department of Safeguards carries out the duties and responsibilities of the IAEA as the world’s nuclear inspectorate, performing an indispensable role in global efforts to stop the spread of nuclear weapons. Read more →

Technical Cooperation

Technical Cooperation

The Department of Technical Cooperation helps countries to improve their scientific and technological capabilities in the peaceful applications of nuclear technology, thus contributing to sustainable development. Read more →


Programmes and Resources

Water Resources Programme Water Resources Programme
PACT PACT
Annual Report Annual Report