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IAEA Mission Says Luxembourg Regulator Committed to Strengthening Radiation Safety, Sees Areas for Enhancement

IAEA Top News - 20 June, 2018 - 08:45
An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said Luxembourg is committed to strengthening its regulatory framework for radiation safety while also noting areas for potential enhancements, such as increasing the independence of its regulatory body. 
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Nuclear Security Skills Strengthened at IAEA Course in Spain

IAEA Top News - 19 June, 2018 - 15:00
Professionals from Spanish-speaking countries enhanced their nuclear security skills during a course that ended earlier this month in Valdemoro, Spain.
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URAM-2018: Five Years On, Tanzania's Progress in Uranium Exploration

IAEA Top News - 18 June, 2018 - 14:45
Tanzania is at an advanced stage of uranium exploration and plans to commence mining operations at its first approved mining site as soon as economic conditions become favourable and the price of uranium rises, local experts have said.
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Malaysia Helps Lebanon and Oman in Development of Integrated Nuclear Security

IAEA Top News - 15 June, 2018 - 07:30
Under a cooperation facilitated by the IAEA, the Malaysian Atomic Energy Licensing Board has hosted a technical visit for Lebanese and Omani atomic energy authorities to help strengthen their nuclear security practices.
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IAEA Project Develops Roadmapping Tool for Future Nuclear Energy Systems

IAEA Top News - 14 June, 2018 - 12:00
A new tool is now available to help national authorities in making strategic decisions about the development of nuclear power.
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Latin American Countries Combat Screwworm Pest through IAEA Project

IAEA Top News - 13 June, 2018 - 08:00
Latin American countries have started work with the IAEA and its partners to prevent the re-introduction of the New World screwworm into Central and North America from where it has been eradicated and build capacity for the suppression and eventual eradication of this insect pest in some regions of South America and the Caribbean.
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Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

IAEA Top News - 12 June, 2018 - 10:00
I welcome today's Joint Statement of President Trump of the United States and Chairman Kim of the DPRK at the Singapore Summit which includes the DPRK's commitment towards complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.
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IAEA Issues Crowdsourcing Challenge for Materials for Fusion Technology

IAEA Top News - 11 June, 2018 - 06:00
The IAEA has issued a challenge for data specialists from around the world to submit innovative ways to visualise, analyse and explore simulations of different materials that can be used to build fusion reactors.
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World Oceans Day 2018: Regulating Lead and Mercury Releases has Decreased Marine Pollution, IAEA Research Shows

IAEA Top News - 8 June, 2018 - 11:00
The levels of lead and mercury in the sea reduce noticeably following concrete actions to limit their release, recent research at the IAEA using nuclear techniques has shown.
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IAEA Completes Nuclear Security Advisory Mission in Switzerland

IAEA Top News - 8 June, 2018 - 10:30
An IAEA team of experts today completed a nuclear security advisory mission in Switzerland. The mission was carried out at the request of the Swiss Government. 
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Hands-on Training for Safety Regulators: An Insight into IAEA Support

IAEA Top News - 7 June, 2018 - 15:45
Participants from nuclear regulatory bodies around the world learned about the fundamentals of regulatory inspections for nuclear power plants during a two-week workshop organized by the IAEA.
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Tackling Childhood Obesity in Europe with the Help of Nuclear Techniques: IAEA Symposium at European Congress on Obesity

IAEA Top News - 6 June, 2018 - 10:30
Childhood obesity is on the rise worldwide and is quickly becoming one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
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IAEA Expands Capacity Building to Combat Childhood Cancer

IAEA Top News - 5 June, 2018 - 14:15
A new partnership will enable the IAEA to better help low and middle-income countries provide increased access to early detection and treatment of paediatric cancer.
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IAEA Board of Governors, 4 June 2018

IAEA Top News - 5 June, 2018 - 10:30
The IAEA Board of Governors is meeting this week at the Agency's headquarters in Vienna, Austria. Director General Yukiya Amano addressed the Board on important issues, including North Korea and Iran.
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World Environment Day 2018: Nuclear Techniques Reveal How Microplastics Pollute our Oceans

IAEA Top News - 5 June, 2018 - 08:00
While the visible impact of large plastic debris on marine environments has been well documented, the potential harm caused by microplastics is much less clear
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IAEA Ready to Play Essential Verification Role in North Korea, Director General Tells Board of Governors

IAEA Top News - 4 June, 2018 - 10:00
The IAEA is ready to resume nuclear verification activities in North Korea if political agreement makes this possible, Director General Yukiya Amano told the June meeting of the Agency’s Board of Governors, which started today.
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IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors

IAEA Top News - 4 June, 2018 - 08:30
Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano.
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IAEA Helps Strengthen Radiation Medicine in the Caribbean

IAEA Top News - 1 June, 2018 - 14:15
The IAEA started a four-year project to help Caribbean countries improve radiation medicine services as the region’s health systems face increased pressure from non-communicable diseases such as cancer.
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Online Game Application Wins IAEA Student Competition

IAEA Top News - 31 May, 2018 - 14:45
With a computer game application to promote nuclear science, a secondary school team from Malaysia won the international student competition, whose winners were announced at the IAEA's Third International Conference on Human Resource Development for Nuclear Power Programmes in Gyeongju, South Korea, today.
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IAEA Hosts 6th Review Meeting of the Joint Convention

IAEA Top News - 30 May, 2018 - 06:00
Some 850 delegates from more than 60 Contracting Parties are at the IAEA in Vienna for the Sixth Review Meeting of the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and Radioactive Waste Management.
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