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IAEA Board Members Hold New Straw Poll on Director General Candidates

The IAEA Board of Governors today conducted another straw poll on the candidates that have been nominated for the post of Director General, as part of informal consultations related to the appointment process. Continue reading

A Bird’s Eye View of Safety at Multi-Unit Nuclear Power Plants: IAEA Develops Safety Assessment Methodology

Experts assessing the safety of a nuclear power plant (NPP) with multiple reactors must look at the site from a bird’s eye view, carefully considering how an accident damaging one element of a plant could impact the entire site. Continue reading

IAEA Launches Student Competition for Innovative IT Projects Supporting Education in Nuclear Technology

The IAEA is organizing an international student competition inviting secondary school students aged between 14-18 to design and develop an original project on the use of digital technologies to support education in nuclear technology and its role in ad... Continue reading

IAEA Climate Conference Ends with Call for Major Nuclear Role

As global carbon dioxide emissions continue to rise sharply despite increasing use of renewables, the nuclear power industry is looking to lessons from its past success as well as innovations on the horizon in a bid to cut construction times and costs ... Continue reading

IAEA Board Members Hold Straw Poll on Director General Candidates

As part of ongoing informal consultations related to the appointment process, the IAEA Board of Governors today conducted a straw poll on the four candidates that have been nominated for the post of Director General. Continue reading

Young Generation Discusses Atoms4Climate

Nuclear energy is an integral part of the world’s clean energy future and will require committed and highly skilled young professionals to reach its full potential. That was a key message heard at an event held on the margins of the International Confe... Continue reading

China Highlights Nuclear Innovation to Meet Climate Goals at IAEA Conference

China’s initiatives to address climate change with nuclear power, including through the development of innovative reactor technologies, were the focus of an event held on the sidelines of the International Conference on Climate Change and the Role of N... Continue reading

IAEA Mission Says Germany Committed to Safe, Responsible Waste Management, Sees Areas for Further Enhancement

An IAEA team of experts said Germany is continuing to manage its radioactive waste and spent fuel in a safe and responsible manner. Continue reading