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Enhancing Emergency Preparedness and Response Through Effective Cooperation and Information Exchange

Enhanced communication systems are a cornerstone of the international cooperation that is essential for an effective response in the case of nuclear or radiological emergencies. This was highlighted at the IAEA General Conference side event on International and Regional Efforts to Enhance Emergency Preparedness and Response (EPR) organized in collaboration with the European Commission (EC) today. Read more →

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Russian Nuclear Research Reactor to Become International R&D Hub under IAEA Label

The Russian Research Institute of Atomic Reactors State Scientific Centre will make its research reactors and other facilities available to IAEA Member States for joint research and development (R&D) projects, Sergey Kirienko, Chief Executive Officer of Rosatom announced today. Read more →

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International Physical Protection Advisory Service: Twenty Years of Achievement

IAEA nuclear security experts together with representatives of Member States highlighted the accomplishments of the International Physical Protection Advisory Service (IPPAS) in helping States strengthen their nuclear security over the last 20 years at an event on the margins of the 60th IAEA General Conference today. Read more →

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Member States’ Commitment to Treaties Strengthens Nuclear Safety and Security Globally

Three countries took key actions today to strengthen nuclear safety and security worldwide. On the margins of the IAEA General Conference, Denmark, Kyrgyzstan and Lesotho deposited four legal documents related to treaties under the IAEA’s auspices. Read more →

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IAEA Director General Hails Significant Achievements in Peaceful Nuclear Science over Six Decades as 60th General Conference Opens

The IAEA has made a significant contribution to international peace and security in the past 60 years, while improving the well-being and prosperity of nations through the use of peaceful nuclear technology, Director General Yukiya Amano said in Vienna today. Read more →

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