Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 9-13 September 2013


The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency's Headquarters starting at 10:00 CET on Monday, 9 September 2013 in Boardroom C of the C-Building, in the Vienna International Centre (VIC).

The Board of Governors meeting is closed to the press.

Director General Yukiya Amano will open the meeting with an introductory statement. His statement will be released to journalists after delivery and posted on the IAEA website.

Director General Amano is also expected to hold a News Conference during the Board's lunch break on Monday, 9 September 2013, in the Press Room of the M-Building.

Live video streaming of the News Conference will be available online from 14:30 (no login needed).

Board discussions are expected to include: Measures to strengthen international cooperation in nuclear, radiation, transport and waste safety; Nuclear security; Strengthening the Agency's activities related to nuclear science, technology and applications; and the implementation of safeguards in Iran, Syria and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.


There will be a photo opportunity at the beginning of each session, morning and afternoon, of the meeting.

Press Working Area:

The Press Room on the M-Building's ground floor will be available as a press working area starting from 08:30 on 9 September 2013.


Journalists with permanent accreditation to the VIC need no further credentials. We encourage those journalists who do not yet have permanent accreditation, to request it at UNIS Vienna.

All others must seek accreditation by contacting the IAEA Press Office; tel: [+43-1] 2600-21279 or [+43-1] 2600-21273.

You are required to bring a valid press ID card.

Due to UN security requirements, only satellite trucks are allowed to enter the VIC. Details of satellite trucks (names of crew, affiliations and license plate numbers) must be sent by 17.00 (CET) Thursday, 5 September 2013, to Jayne Stringer; Tel.: [+43-1] 2600-21279.


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Last update: 13 November 2014