Africa to Intensify Cancer Control through Cancer Registries

Africa to Intensify Cancer Control through Cancer Registries

29 April 2016

Collecting patients’ data in a comprehensive national registry is key to improved and effective cancer care in Africa.

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Top Stories and News

28 April 2016
New Publication: Knowledge Management and its Implementation in Nuclear Organizations Read more →
Children handle mock radioactive sources at the Long Night of Research on 22 April 2016, Vienna International Centre, Austria
27 April 2016
Over 1000 Visitors Step into IAEA Headquarters to Learn About Nuclear Science Read more →
26 April 2016
30 Years after Chernobyl: IAEA Continues to Support Global Efforts to Help Affected Regions Read more →
26 April 2016
Thirty Years of IAEA Support to Help Mitigate the Consequences of the Chernobyl Accident Read more →

Videos

8 April 2016

Video statement from IAEA Director General

 
Video Statement from IAEA Director General

Photo Essays

A New Solution for the Disposal of Low-level Radioactive Waste View Essay →


On 24 September 2015, irradiated liquid highly enriched uranium (HEU) fuel was removed from a research reactor at the Radiation and Technological Complex in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The following pictures document the removal operation from the reactor hall to the airplane at Tashkent International Airport carrying the fuel to Russia.  (Photo S. Tozser/IAEA)

Route to Security: Removing HEU Fuel from a Research Reactor in Uzbekistan View Essay →


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Today is World Science Day for Peace and Development. Established by UNESCO in 2001, this day is set out to demonstrate why and how science is relevant to our daily lives. This year’s theme on ‘Science for a Sustainable Future’ highlights the essential role of science and scientific research in meeting the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.
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Here’s a look at a few different areas where nuclear science and technology and the IAEA can contribute to sustainable solutions for development problems many people face every day across the globe.

Science for a Sustainable Future View Essay →


The clothes industry is a major source of income for many countries. But before textiles can be turned into garments, they need to be dyed. Wastewater from dyeing processes is leading to environmental pollution.  The IAEA supports the use of a radiation technology to address this issue.

E-Beam Treatment for Wastewater View Essay →


Audio

Quickening Zika diagnosis Listen to Podcast →


Strengthening Nuclear Security Listen to Podcast →


Raising Awareness on Cancer Listen to Podcast →


Using SIT Against Zika Listen to Podcast →


Topics in Focus

Radioactive Waste Management
IAEA Action Plan on Nuclear Safety
Cancer Care and Control
Nuclear Power
Fukushima Nuclear Accident
Nuclear Security: New Directions for 21st Century

Last update: 29 April 2016