Director General Grossi: IAEA is Instrument for Peace, Security and Sustainable Development

US President Dwight D Eisenhower’s ‘Atoms for Peace’ speech in 1953 helped found the IAEA, and since then, his vision “has become an important, active part of our contribution towards international peace and security and furthering sustainable developm... Continue reading

IAEA General Conference Elects Thailand’s Vilawan Mangklatanakul as Conference President

Thailand’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Vilawan Mangklatanakul has been elected as the President of the IAEA’s 67th General Conference. Ambassador Mangklatanakul was appointed as Thailand’s Permanent Representative in 2... Continue reading

IAEA Chief Grossi Attends UNGA, Engages with Private Sector on Cancer Care and Future of Fusion

IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi signed agreements with two health sector companies to help provide cancer care to those who lack it and saw first-hand how fusion energy is generating significant private sector excitement, during a week-long... Continue reading

Update 184 – IAEA Director General Statement on Situation in Ukraine

Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya Nuclear Power Plant (ZNPP) has completed drilling of ten groundwater wells, bringing the plant close to having a longer-term solution for the provision of cooling water to the shutdown reactors after the destruction of the Kakhov... Continue reading

MIT Rose Lecture: The IAEA at the Crossroads of History

Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors by IAEA Director General, Rafael Mariano Grossi. Continue reading

The Week Ahead: IAEA Hosts General Conference

Representatives from the IAEA’s 177 Member States will convene from 25–29 September for the 67th IAEA General Conference at the Agency’s headquarters in Vienna, Austria. Continue reading

Updates from the General Conference: IAEA’s Key Initiatives

The IAEA is at the forefront of transferring nuclear science and technology to countries to improve the lives of millions of people around the world. Continue reading

IAEA Sampling of Second Batch of ALPS Treated Water Corroborates Japan’s Measurements

The International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) independent sampling and analysis of the second batch of ALPS treated water prepared for discharge from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (FDNPS) confirms the tritium level reported by Japan.   Continue reading