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Indonesian Radiation Oncologists Overcome Distances, Build Skills Through Telemedicine

When radiation oncologist Soehartati Gondhowiardjo came across a difficult case of thymic carcinoma last month, she knew she would want to share the lessons learned with her colleagues. Read more →

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Experts Share Ideas to Strengthen Physical Protection of Nuclear Material at IAEA Conference

Last week, some 700 participants shared ideas, experiences and best practices to further enhance the physical protection of nuclear material and facilities against theft or sabotage. Read more →

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IAEA to Assist Panama on Nuclear Security for World Youth Day with Pope Francis

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Government of Panama have signed an agreement aimed at strengthening nuclear-security measures for World Youth Day 2019, a week-long event for young Catholics that Pope Francis is expected to attend. Read more →

The IAEA monitors nuclear material and facilities around the world to provide credible assurances that nuclear technology is only used for peaceful purposes. Over 800 people work at the IAEA Department of Safeguards, each bringing their own unique skills and background. This photo essay highlights six of our staff members: two inspectors, a systems engineer, a spectrometry specialist, a safeguards containment engineer and an IT systems analyst. These are just some of the faces of safeguards who work to make sure that the IAEA fulfils its mission.
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Faces of Safeguards

The IAEA monitors nuclear material and facilities around the world to provide credible assurances that nuclear technology is only used for peaceful purposes. Read more →

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Next Generation Reactors: Safe and Economical Tools for Sustainable Energy

The nuclear industry could benefit from a new generation of reactors designed to create inherently safer and more efficient nuclear power plants. Read more →

Director General Yukiya Amano

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The IAEA is the world's centre for cooperation in the nuclear field and seeks to promote the safe, secure and peaceful use of nuclear technologies.

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