Director General’s Closing Remarks at International Conference on Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and Nuclear Facilities

(As prepared for delivery) Good afternoon, Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Colleagues, Continue reading

Researcher Wins IAEA Nuclear Fusion Prize for Physics Insight into Reaching High-Performance Operation in Fusion Devices

Francois Ryter from Germany's Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics has won the IAEA's 2017 Nuclear Fusion Journal Prize for experimental work elucidating a mechanism that can trigger a fusion plasma to a state that allows the fusion device to operate under high performance, the journal’s Board of Editors has announced. Continue reading

IAEA Now Has More Inspection Powers in Iran, Increased Knowledge of Its Nuclear Programme – Director General

The IAEA carries out stronger inspection activities in Iran and knows more about its nuclear programme as a result of the international agreement known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), Director General Yukiya Amano said in a speech at... Continue reading

Conference on the Protection of Nuclear Material and Facilities Commences in Vienna

The International Conference on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material and Nuclear Facilities commenced at the IAEA headquarters in Vienna today, bringing together more than 800 participants representing governments, regulatory bodies, nuclear fac... Continue reading

Call for Papers: Abstracts for URAM-2018 Due 30 November

Interested presenters have until 30 November to submit their abstracts for the IAEA International Symposium on Uranium Raw Material for the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Exploration, Mining, Production, Supply and Demand, Economics and Environmental Issues (URAM... Continue reading

IAEA Focused on Delivering Concrete Results, Director General Says at UN

Director General Yukiya Amano addressed the United Nations General Assembly today and spoke about developments and milestones reached over the past year in the IAEA’s efforts to improve the lives of people around the world through the use of nuclear science and technology. Continue reading

Call for Papers: Abstracts for Conference on Human Resource Development for Nuclear Power Programmes Due 1 December

Interested participants have until 1 December to submit an abstract for a paper presentation at the Third International Conference on Human Resource Development for Nuclear Power Programmes: Meeting Challenges to Ensure the Future Nuclear Workforce Cap... Continue reading

IAEA COP23 Side Event: Nuclear Innovation Can Help Achieve Climate Goals

The goal of limiting the global temperature increase to well below 2˚C requires new climate policies, investment incentives, and a massive adoption of low carbon energy technologies, including nuclear power, participants at an IAEA side event to the Bonn Climate C Continue reading