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International Atomic Energy Agency Feed
Bringing Cancer Care Closer to Home: Mauritania Opens First Nuclear Medicine Centre
<p><em>Nouakchott, Mauritania</em> — The opening of Mauritania’s first ever nuclear medicine centre with IAEA support last month will lead to improved access to modern diagnostics and treatment, as well as lower costs.</p>
2014-12-18 15:45
Climate Change Forum Discusses Nuclear Power
<p>A mix of solar and wind energy, carbon capture storage technology and nuclear power could provide a viable solution to countries seeking to decrease their carbon footprint by lowering the greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) of their energy sector. This was the message from the IAEA at this year’s annual United Nations (UN) Climate Change Conference — COP20 — held last week in Lima, Peru.</p>
2014-12-15 15:00
IAEA Reviews Nuclear Security in Belgium
<p>An IAEA team concluded that the physical protection system in Belgium is robust, with a program of continuous improvement in place at both the operator and government level.</p>
2014-12-11 17:00
Nuclear Data on the Go: The IAEA Nuclear Data App Now Available on iOS
<p>Scientists and professionals working in nuclear-related areas can now quickly reference the properties of more than 4000 nuclides and isomers using their iPhones and iPads.</p>
2014-12-11 16:00
IAEA Board Endorses Extension of Agency’s Work Under Iran Joint Plan of Action
<p>The IAEA Board of Governors on Thursday endorsed a request for the Agency to extend its monitoring and verification activities in Iran under a Joint Plan of Action agreed between Iran and six other countries.</p>
2014-12-11 14:45
Advocating For Strong &#039;Cradle To Grave&#039; Control of Radioactive Sources
<p>Taking a holistic approach to the management of radioactive sources from "cradle to grave" enhances safety and security, and enables countries to overcome limitations to obtain radioactive sources for use in health care, agriculture and industry, agreed participants at a workshop at the IAEA headquarters in Vienna last week.</p>
2014-12-10 17:00
The Next Frontier in Worker Radiation Protection
<p>Protecting medical workers and those exposed to naturally occurring radiation, such as air crew and miners, is the next frontier in occupational radiation protection, participants of a conference on the subject in Vienna learned last week.</p>
2014-12-09 17:30
Nuclear Techniques Help Address Land Degradation
<p>Nuclear techniques can help protect soil from degradation, which affects 1.9 billion hectares of land, a whopping 65 per cent of global soil resources.</p>
2014-12-04 16:15
IAEA-led Project Solves Mystery of How Helium Enters the Atmosphere
<p>How helium - the light noble gas that sends balloons floating in the air - enters the atmosphere has wracked the brains of scientists for generations. Now the mystery has been solved, as an unexpected side benefit of research done by a group of scientists in an IAEA-led project to study groundwater in South America.</p>
2014-12-01 16:45
Risks and Challenges of Radiation Exposure at Work
<p>Millions of workers are routinely exposed to ionizing radiation on the job. The need to more adequately protect these workers and to reiterate the need for the doses they receive to be as low as reasonably achievable, is the main thrust behind the International Conference on Occupational Radiation Protection: Enhancing the Protection of Workers—Gaps, Challenges and Developments.</p>
2014-11-28 14:45
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano’s Interview with Cable News Network (CNN)
<p>The following is a transcript of an interview on <em>CNN</em> with IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano, which was broadcast live on 25 November 2014:</p>
2014-11-26 15:45
From Farm to Fork
<p>The issue of food integrity was one of the main areas of focus at the Joint FAO/IAEA International Symposium on Food Safety and Quality: Applications of Nuclear and Related Techniques which was held from 10 to 13 November 2014.</p>
2014-11-21 11:45
IAEA Board of Governors Convenes
<p>On Thursday, 20 November 2014, the IAEA Board of Governors began a two-day meeting at the Agency's Headquarters in Vienna, Austria.</p>
2014-11-20 16:00
IAEA Issues 2014 Edition of Climate Change and Nuclear Power
<p>The IAEA’s latest edition of the Climate Change and Nuclear Power report, issued today, examines the role of nuclear power in mitigating global climate change and how it contributes to other developmental and environmental challenges.</p>
2014-11-20 10:00
IAEA Reviews Viet Nam&#039;s Nuclear Power Infrastructure Development
<p>An IAEA mission reviewing Viet Nam's nascent nuclear power programme found that the country implemented some of the Agency’s earlier recommendations on siting, stakeholder involvement, environmental protection and industrial involvement, and that it is aware of what more needs to be done.</p>
2014-11-18 17:00