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International Atomic Energy Agency Feed
Behind the Scenes: Q&A with a Decommissioner
<p>No two days are the same when on the job as a decommissioning manager. Nuclear facilities come in all shapes and sizes, and with each facility having its own unique design, decommissioners have to develop highly detailed and tailored plans and often create new, innovative solutions for safely dismantling a facility piece by piece.</p>
2016-05-25 10:15
From Uranium Mine to Fishing Lake: Environmental Remediation in France's Limousin Region
<p>Artificial lakes, fishing spots and solar farms dot the landscape in France’s Limousin region, where uranium operations have gradually come to an end.</p>
2016-05-24 12:00
Safe Closure and Cleanup: International Conference on Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation Opens in Madrid
<p>Safe decommissioning of nuclear facilities and remediation of radioactively contaminated sites present major challenges.</p>
2016-05-23 07:15
Environmental Protection Key for Nuclear Power Programmes, IAEA Meeting Discusses
<p>Protecting the environment when developing a new nuclear power programme is one of the key issues that nuclear newcomer countries face.</p>
2016-05-20 10:45
Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation: IAEA Conference to Start on Monday
<p>Nuclear decommissioning and environmental remediation share a common objective: to reduce radiation exposure to people and the environment at sites where radioactivity levels require restrictions in their use.</p>
2016-05-20 07:00
Ten New Nuclear Power Reactors Connected to Grid in 2015, Highest Number Since 1990
<p>Ten new reactors were connected to the grid in 2015, the highest number since 1990, according to the 2016 edition of ‘Nuclear Power Reactors in the World’, published last week.</p>
2016-05-19 13:15
Over 100 Disused Radioactive Sources Removed from Irradiation Facilities in Uzbekistan
<p>The successful removal of over one hundred disused radioactive sources from two irradiation facilities located at the “FOTON” nuclear site in Tashkent, Uzbekistan was completed last month with IAEA support.</p>
2016-05-19 10:15
IAEA Safety Review Services: Improving Application of IAEA Safety Standards for New Designs
<p>Several news articles have recently been published regarding the IAEA’s Generic Reactor Safety Review (GRSR) service.</p>
2016-05-19 07:00
Through Nuclear Technology, Lesotho Makes Gains in Cancer Control and Agriculture
<p>IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano commended Lesotho on the country’s growing use of nuclear techniques in treating cancer, breeding livestock and producing a variety of crops.</p>
2016-05-17 12:45
Japanese Labs Reliable in Analysing Seawater, Sediment and Fish Samples Near Fukushima, IAEA Report Finds
<p>Japanese laboratories working for the country’s government, and tested by the IAEA, have produced reliable data on the level of radionuclides in seawater, sediment and fish samples collected near Fukushima, according to a report released last month.</p>
2016-05-13 13:00
IAEA Invites Students to Learn Nuclear Science Through Play
<p>Teachers have reached almost 10 000 students in four Asian countries through a guidebook designed to bring nuclear science and technology closer to young adults.</p>
2016-05-12 07:15
Nuclear Safety Can Never be Taken for Granted, IAEA Director General Says in Cape Town
<p>Ensuring radiation safety is key to harnessing the many benefits of nuclear and radiation technologies, said Yukiya Amano, IAEA Director General, in his keynote address today at the 14th Congress of the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA) in Cape Town, South Africa.</p>
2016-05-11 07:45
New Nuclear Security Agreement will Reduce Risk of Nuclear Terrorism
<p>Following the entry into force of the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material (CPPNM) today, the international community must focus on its implementation, said IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano.</p>
2016-05-08 08:00
Six Questions and Answers on the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material
<p>The Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material (CPPNM) enters into force on 8 May 2016. Described by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano as “the single most important step which the world can take to strengthen nuclear security,” it expands the scope of the Convention adopted in 1979. The following FAQs explain the significance of and background to the Amendment.</p>
2016-05-08 07:30
For Healthier Babies AND Moms: IAEA Celebrates Mother’s Day
<p>Breastfeeding studies often focus on the benefits to the child, but as research in the field progresses, findings suggest there is also a link between breastfeeding and a reduced risk of breast and ovarian cancer, among other benefits to the mother.</p>
2016-05-06 11:45