Statements

26 April 2016 Vienna, Austria

IAEA Director General's Statement Marking 30th Anniversary of Chernobyl Accident

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, The accident at Chernobyl was the world’s most serious nuclear accident and a great human tragedy.

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22 April 2016 Bucharest, Romania

Speech in Romania on Atoms for Peace in the 21st Century

Good morning, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. I am very pleased to be back in Romania and to address this distinguished institution.

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19 April 2016 Minsk, Belarus

Opening Remarks at AtomExpo Belarus 2016

Good morning, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. I am very pleased to be back in Belarus and to speak at the opening of AtomExpo Belarus 2016.

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12 April 2016 Vienna, Austria

Remarks at Inauguration of Access Road to IAEA Laboratories

Excellencies, Mr Mayor, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, Good morning. I am very pleased to welcome you all to Seibersdorf. We are here to inaugurate the new access road to the IAEA Seibersdorf Laboratories Campus.

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11 April 2016 Vienna, Austria

International Conference on Effective Nuclear Regulatory Systems Sustaining Improvements Globally

Good afternoon, Ladies and Gentlemen. I am very pleased to welcome you all to this IAEA International Conference on Effective Nuclear Regulatory Systems.

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8 April 2016 Vienna, Austria

Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on Entry Into Force of CPPNM Amendment

This is an important day for efforts to strengthen nuclear security around the world. One hundred and two countries have now deposited their instruments of ratification, acceptance or approval of the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material.

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4 April 2016 Kingston, Jamaica

Speech on Atoms for Peace in the 21st Century

Good afternoon, Ladies and Gentlemen.

I am very pleased to be with you today at the University of the West Indies.

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1 April 2016 Washington D.C., USA

IAEA Director General's Statement at Nuclear Security Summit

The first Nuclear Security Summit six years ago had a major impact on our work. In 2010, some countries still questioned whether the IAEA had a mandate to work on nuclear security.

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1 April 2016 Washington D.C., USA

Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano on JCPOA

On April 1 in Washington, I met with the E3/EU+3 group of countries at the invitation of President Barack Obama of the United States of America.

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30 March 2016 Washington D.C., USA

IAEA Director General's Statement at Nuclear Industry Summit

by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

I am very pleased to address the 2016 Nuclear Industry Summit. I thank Mr Fertel and the Nuclear Energy Institute for organising this important event.

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Last update: 26 April 2016