Statements

United Nations Sustainable Development Summit New York, USA

IAEA Director General's Statement Marking the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit

I very much welcome the adoption of the new Sustainable Development Goals. And I am especially pleased that explicit recognition has now been given to the importance of science and technology for development.

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Vienna, Austria

IAEA Director General's Remarks to the Press on Visit to Iran

by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

(As prepared for delivery)

Good morning, Ladies and Gentlemen.

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Scientific Forum During 59th Session of IAEA General Conference Vienna, Austria

Opening Remarks at 2015 Scientific Forum

by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

(As prepared for delivery)

Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,

I am very pleased to welcome you all to this year’s IAEA Scientific Forum.

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Vienna, Austria

Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors

by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

(As prepared for delivery)

Madam Chairperson,

I will begin by highlighting recent developments in nuclear safety and security.  

Nuclear Safety

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Astana, Kazakhstan

Remarks at Signing of the Host State Agreement on the IAEA LEU Bank

by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

Distinguished Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,

This is an important occasion.

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IAEA Board of Governors Vienna, Austria

Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors

by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

"I requested that this meeting of the Board of Governors be convened to consider the implications for the Agency of UN Security Council resolution 2231..."

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Vienna, Austria

Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

I am disturbed by statements suggesting that the IAEA has given responsibility for nuclear inspections to Iran.

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Vienna, Austria

IAEA Director General Amano's Remarks to the Press on Agreements with Iran

(As prepared for delivery)

Good evening, Ladies and Gentlemen.

Two important agreements regarding Iran’s nuclear programme have been concluded today.

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