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Adapting the Energy Sector to Climate Change, IAEA Publication Available

The new IAEA publication Adapting the Energy Sector to Climate Change explores the diverse range of impacts on the energy sector resulting from gradual climate change and extreme weather events, and the potential ways to counter them. Adequate response... Continue reading

Ethiopian Plant Breeders Turn to a Nuclear Technique to Help Teff Farmers Adapt to Climate Change

Teff may be an emerging superfood in the global arena – but this Ethiopian cereal crop may not be ‘super’ enough to withstand the consequences of climate change: less rain and strong winds. Continue reading

Enhancing Cooperation for Effective Nuclear and Radiation Regulatory Systems: IAEA Conference Begins

This week patient and worker protection in radiation medicine and the interface between safety and security as well as experiences in decommissioning nuclear installations are at the core of the conversation taking place in The Hague.  Continue reading

Targeting Hunger with Nuclear Techniques

Innovations in plant breeding are speeding up the rate that better crop varieties can be developed to reduce global hunger. Continue reading

IAEA Mission Recognizes Latvia’s Commitment to Safety, Sees Areas for Enhancement

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said Latvia is committed to strengthening its regulatory framework for nuclear and radiation safety. The team also noted areas for further enhancement including the development of a national ... Continue reading

IAEA Board Appoints Rafael Grossi as Director General

Ambassador Rafael Mariano Grossi is set to take office as Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in early December, following his appointment to the post by the Agency’s Board of Governors on Wednesday 30 October 2019. Continue reading

New E-Learning Course on the Management of Spent Fuel from Nuclear Power Reactors

The IAEA has designed an online e-learning course to provide an overview of the different strategies applied worldwide for managing spent fuel. Continue reading

IAEA Board Appoints Rafael Grossi as Director General, Starting in December

Ambassador Rafael Mariano Grossi is set to take office as Director General of the IAEA in early December, following his appointment to the post by the Agency’s Board of Governors today. Continue reading