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Isotopic Technique Helps Benin Farmers Triple Yields and Improve Livelihoods

Soybean farmer Leonard Djegui never had the chance to go to school but he has learned two facts about nuclear science in recent years: atoms make up the soil and they have helped triple his income, allowing him to build a new house and send his children to university. Read more →

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One IAEA Workshop Boosts Several African Countries' Nuclear and Radiological Emergency Preparedness

Over 300 professionals across Africa are now prepared to respond to a nuclear or radiological emergency. It all began with an IAEA train-the-trainers workshop in May 2015. Read more →

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Ten Years of Saving Lives: Controlling Cancer in Zambia

The wards may be full and the waiting times long, but at least the patients at the Cancer Diseases Hospital (CDH) in Lusaka, Zambia have a chance of surviving their illness. Read more →

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Safety, Health and Energy Publications Top IAEA Bestseller List

Five safety publications, three publications related to radiotherapy and two books reviewing the status of nuclear energy worldwide were the most sought after IAEA publications in the first half of 2017. Read more →

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IAEA Launches Web Pages in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish

As part of the IAEA’s effort to reach out to a wider global audience, the IAEA’s website now offers content in all official United Nations languages. Read more →

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