Category: Media Advisories

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 25 August 2015 »

The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency’s headquarters starting at 10:00 CET on Tuesday, 25 August 2015, in Boardroom A of the M-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 […]

IAEA Director General to address journalists following agreements with Iran »

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano will give a news conference today on the International Atomic Energy Agency’s work following an agreement signed today by Iran and the IAEA on a Road-map for the Clarification of Past and Present Outstanding Issues regarding Iran’s Nuclear Programme  and a separate  agreement between Iran and the E3+3 group of […]

Experts to Examine Post-Fukushima Progress on Nuclear Power Operational Safety at IAEA Conference »

Vienna, Austria Safety upgrades introduced at nuclear power plants since the Fukushima Daiichi accident will be the focus of an International Conference on Operational Safety, 23-26 June, at the headquarters of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna. More than 200 experts from around the world including senior policymakers, academics and officials from regulatory […]

International Experts to Meet at IAEA to Discuss Management of Spent Fuel from Nuclear Reactors »

Experts from around the world will take part in an International Conference on Management of Spent Fuel from Nuclear Power Reactors—An Integrated Approach to the Back-End of the Fuel Cycle, 15-19 June, at the Vienna headquarters of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). The conference will bring together almost 250 participants from 41 countries including […]

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 8 June 2015 »

The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency’s headquarters starting at 10:30 CET on Monday, 8 June 2015 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 […]

International Experts to Meet at IAEA to Discuss Computer Security in a Nuclear World »

Representatives of nuclear regulators and plant operators, law enforcement, system and security vendors, and regional and international organisations will take part in an International Conference on Computer Security in a Nuclear World, 1-5 June 2015, at the Vienna headquarters of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). The meeting is being organized in cooperation with the […]

IAEA Hosts Experts’ Meeting on Assessment and Prognosis in Nuclear Emergencies »

The International Atomic Energy Agency will host a meeting focused on assessment and prognosis during responses to nuclear or radiological emergencies, as part of work to strengthen nuclear safety following the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station in March 2011.   The 20-24 April 2015 International Experts’ Meeting on Assessment and Prognosis in […]

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 2 March 2015 »

The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency’s headquarters starting at 10:30 CET on Monday, 2 March 2015 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 […]

International Nuclear Experts to Meet at IAEA on Strengthening R&D in Light of the Fukushima Daiichi Accident »

Representatives of nuclear power plant operators, reactor vendors, regulatory bodies, and technical support organizations from around the world will meet to discuss Strengthening Research and Development Effectiveness in the Light of the Accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant 16 – 20 February 2015 at the Vienna headquarters of the International Atomic Energy Agency. […]

The President of the Diplomatic Conference on the Convention on Nuclear Safety to Hold Press Conference on 9 February at 17:00 »

The President of the Diplomatic Conference on the Convention on Nuclear Safety (CNS), Ambassador Rafael Mariano Grossi, will hold a press conference today to announce the outcome of the Diplomatic Conference. The press conference will be held at 17:00 in Press Room MOE at the headquarters of the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna. Denis […]

Parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety to Start Diplomatic Conference on 9 February »

Vienna, Austria — The Contracting Parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety (CNS) will begin meeting in Vienna on 9 February to consider a proposal by Switzerland to amend Article 18 of the CNS related to the design and construction of a nuclear installation. The Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), who […]

Ethiopia’s First Lady to Join IAEA Director General in Marking World Cancer Day, 4 February 2015 »

Roman Tesfaye, the First Lady of Ethiopia, will join the IAEA and a panel of expert speakers for a roundtable discussion to mark World Cancer Day on 4 February 2015. Yukiya Amano, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), will formally open the event at the Vienna International Centre. “Not Beyond Us” is […]

IAEA Experts to Review Japan’s Decommissioning Work at Fukushima Daiichi Site »

A team of IAEA and international experts will review Japan’s decommissioning work at TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station during a mission to be held from 9 to 17 February 2015. The 15 experts taking part in the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) mission will meet officials from the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy […]

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 11 December 2014 »

The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency’s headquarters starting at 10:30 CET on Thursday, 11 December 2014 in Boardroom C of the C-Building, in the Vienna International Centre (VIC). The meeting will focus on monitoring and verification by the IAEA in Iran in relation to the extension of the Joint […]

IAEA Conference to Review Protection for Growing Number of Workers Exposed to Radiation »

Vienna — Measures to better protect the growing number of men and women whose work exposes them to radiation will be the focus of an international conference to be held 1-5 December at the International Atomic Energy Agency headquarters in Vienna. The meeting is open to journalists. The sectors where workers are exposed to radiation […]

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 20-21 November 2014 »

The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency’s headquarters starting at 10:30 CET on Thursday, 20 November 2014 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 […]

Making food safer and fighting food fraud with nuclear techniques »

The increasing use of nuclear techniques to make food safer, to detect unsafe food and to fight food fraud – the deliberate mislabelling of food products – will be discussed at an international symposium to be held 10-13 November 2014 at the International Atomic Energy Agency headquarters in Vienna. All sessions of the event are […]

IAEA Experts to Visit Japan to Present Results of Fukushima Seawater Analysis Comparison, Take New Samples »

Two IAEA marine experts will visit Japan from 4 to 7 November 2014 to report on a comparison of sea water analysis between Japanese and IAEA laboratories, as well as results from a proficiency test of 30 laboratories, including 12 from Japan. The experts also will take new samples in the coastal waters near the […]

IAEA Experts to Visit Japan to Present Results of Fukushima Seawater Analysis Comparison, Take New Samples »

Follow IAEA on… Not interested anymore? Unsubscribe 31 October 2014 Media Advisory IAEA Experts to Visit Japan to Present Results of Fukushima Seawater Analysis Comparison, Take New Samples IAEA Experts to Visit Japan to Present Results of Fukushima Seawater Analysis Comparison, Take New Samples Two IAEA marine experts will visit Japan from 4 to 7 November 2014 to […]

IAEA Conference to Discuss Challenges Faced by Organizations Supporting Nuclear Operations »

Beijing, PRC — A conference organized by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Beijing from 27 to 31 October 2014 will focus on challenges faced by technical and scientific support organizations in providing assistance for nuclear and radiation safety and security to regulators and operators. The event aims to assess and review ways to […]

IAEA to Host International Symposium on Safeguards »

IAEA and international experts will discuss current and future challenges facing the nuclear verification regime at a five-day symposium on international safeguards in Vienna, Austria next week. More than 700 international experts will address new and existing safeguards technologies, techniques and approaches during the event, which starts Monday, 20 October 2014. The opening plenary features […]

IAEA Conference on Fusion Energy to Start 13 October 2014 in St. Petersburg, Russia »

The 25th IAEA Fusion Energy Conference (FEC 2014) will be held 13-18 October in Saint Petersburg, the Russian Federation. The event, hosted by the Government of the Russian Federation through the Rosatom Nuclear Energy State Corporation, provides a forum for the discussion of key physics and technology issues as well as innovative concepts of direct […]

IAEA experts, ambassador, to explain how radiation in plant breeding improves food security ahead of award announcements »

Experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency and Viet Nam Ambassador Thiep Nguyen will brief journalists today, Wednesday, 24 September 2014, on the benefits of using radiation to induce mutation, enabling the breeding of crops that provide higher yields and are able to withstand harsher conditions. The briefing comes just ahead of a ceremony in which […]

Events open to the media at IAEA General Conference 2014 »

Press Activities for the GC 2014 – please see www.iaea.org/press for updates throughout the week, and the conference website for reports and documentation in all official languages. For live streaming see links on this page. Date Time Topic Description Location 22 Sep 09:45 Press Briefing Press Briefing – Mr Naganuma, Director for Non-Proliferation of MOFA […]

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 15 – 19 September 2014 »

The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency’s headquarters starting at 10:30 CEST on Monday, 15 September 2014 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 […]

Rescheduled: IAEA briefing in advance of the International Conference on Nuclear Forensics »

3 July 2014 Participants in an IAEA-organized Conference starting 7 July 2014 will review nuclear forensics as an essential element of security infrastructure and discuss recent developments related to the application of nuclear forensics in support of law enforcement investigations and nuclear security assessments. Mechanisms for achieving further international cooperation and enhancing IAEA support to […]

IAEA briefing, meeting to offer insights into nuclear fuel cycle »

Participants in an IAEA-organized meeting next week will analyse uranium supply-demand scenarios and discuss new developments in uranium geology, exploration, mining and processing, as well as environmental requirements. All sessions of the 23-27 June International Symposium on Uranium Raw Material for the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Exploration, Mining, Production, Supply and Demand, Economics and Environmental Issues […]

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 2-6 June 2014 »

  26 May 2014 | The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency’s headquarters starting at 10:30 CEST on Monday, 2 June 2014 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 […]

IAEA to Host International Symposium on Moderate Malnutrition in Children »

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) event next week will focus on moderate malnutrition in children, with the aim of identifying areas in which further research is needed for effective prevention and treatment.  The IAEA ‘International Symposium on Understanding Moderate Malnutrition in Children for Effective Interventions’ will be held on 26-29 May, 2014, at the […]

IAEA to Host International Conference on Human Resource Development »

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) event next week will focus on the global challenges of capacity building, human resource development, education and training, knowledge management and knowledge networks in the field of nuclear power. The IAEA ‘International Conference on Human Resource Development for Nuclear Power Programmes: Building and Sustaining Capacity’, which will be held […]

News conference to wrap up Convention on Nuclear Safety Review Meeting »

A review meeting of the Convention on Nuclear Safety will end with a news conference on Friday, 4 April, in Vienna. More than 800 delegates have attended the two-week Sixth Review Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety. Such meetings are convened every three years to hold peer discussions of the […]

Parties to Convention on Nuclear Safety Hold Review Meeting, 24 March to 4 April »

The 76 parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety will start a two-week meeting on Monday, 24 March, in Vienna, to review their work under the Convention. The Sixth Review Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety will be hosted by the International Atomic Energy Agency, which is the Secretariat for […]

IAEA Hosts International Experts’ Meeting on Severe Accident Management after Fukushima »

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will hold an expert meeting to share knowledge on ways to mitigate the impact of severe nuclear emergencies, drawing on lessons learned from the accident at TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station. The International Experts’ Meeting on Severe Accident Management in the Light of the Accident at the Fukushima […]

World Cancer Day: Learn How the IAEA Assists Member States in the Fight Against Cancer »

Ahead of World Cancer Day on 4 February, the International Atomic Energy Agency is inviting journalists to learn about the Agency’s cancer-related work during an informal, on-the-record discussion hosted by Kwaku Aning, IAEA Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Technical Cooperation. The event is set to start at 11:00 on Friday 31 […]

Morocco, International Organizations and IAEA Member States Conduct “Bab Al Maghrib” Exercise to Test Emergency Response to Dirty Bomb Attack »

Planning for the unthinkable, “accident State” Morocco and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have prepared a two-day emergency exercise starting on 20 November 2013 during which the response to a dirty bomb explosion will be assessed. Fifty-eight States and 10 international organizations will test their national and international preparedness to respond to a radiological […]