Modern Information Technology for Safeguards in the 21st Century

The IAEA has completed MOSAIC, a three-year project to modernize the Safeguards information technology system. Continue reading

IAEA Director General in Russia opens ATOMEXPO and Nuclear Management School, meets President Putin

IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano visited Sochi yesterday to take part in the opening of the 10th ATOMEXPO nuclear power forum and to inaugurate the third Russia-IAEA Nuclear Management School. While in Sochi, Mr Amano met President Vladimir Putin. Continue reading

IAEA Mission Helps Afghanistan Manage Growing Cancer Burden

The IAEA has carried out the first ever review of Afghanistan's cancer care needs to help the country prepare for a growing incidence of the disease among its people. Continue reading

Charting the International Roadmap to a Demonstration Fusion Power Plant

More than 60 top fusion scientists and engineers from around the world gathered at the 5th IAEA DEMO Programme Workshop in Daejeon, South Korea, from 7 to 10 May, to discuss critical issues and next steps on the road to the realization of fusion energy. Continue reading

IAEA Concludes Long-Term Operational Safety Review at Brazil’s Angra Nuclear Power Plant

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts today completed a review of long-term operational safety of Unit 1 at the Angra Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Brazil. The Pre-SALTO (Safety Aspects of Long Term Operation) review mission was r... Continue reading

Radiation Processing Capabilities for Industry and Healthcare Bolstered through IAEA Project

More than 20 European and Central Asian countries have improved the radiation processing capacity for the production of medical supplies, and food and industrial irradiation, thanks to an IAEA technical cooperation project concluded recently. Continue reading

Statement by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

The IAEA is closely following developments related to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). As requested by the United Nations Security Council and authorised by the IAEA Board of Governors in 2015, the IAEA is verifying and monitoring Iran’s implementation of its nuclear-related commitments under the JCPOA. Continue reading

Farmers in Brazil Use Legumes to Reduce Costs, Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Brazilian farmers are working with nuclear scientists to utilize organic farming techniques to increase their productivity while at the same time reducing their carbon emissions in a project coordinated by the IAEA in cooperation with the Food and Agri... Continue reading