Improving social, economic and environmental benefits is the shared objective of the RCA, a regional grouping of Asian countries which seeks to promote research, development and training related to nuclear science and technology. Read more →
During his official visit to Norway, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano expressed appreciation for the country's steadfast support of the work of the Agency for more than half a century. Read more →
Fiji has one of the highest death rates from breast and cervical cancer in the world, but has no radiotherapy services. Every year the Ministry of Health sends approximately 15-24 radiotherapy patients to India, New Zealand or Australia. Fiji has requested the IAEA's help to establish a radiotherapy facility to improve cancer treatment in the country. Read more →
European, African Experts Take Part in IAEA Emergency Preparedness and Response Workshop in Fukushima Prefecture
An IAEA workshop to help build the capacity of European and African countries to prepare for, and respond to, nuclear or radiological emergencies is being held in Fukushima Prefecture this week. Read more →
Leaders of the African Regional Cooperative Agreement for Research, Development and Training related to Nuclear Science in Technology (AFRA) met in Vienna from 31 March to 4 April 2014 to discuss nuclear projects related to food, health, water management, nuclear security and sustainability in Africa. Read more →
The IAEA is helping policymakers and experts from around the world coordinate their efforts to improve nuclear security, manage radioactive sources and combat nuclear terrorism. Go to Coverage →
Over the past several years, there has been a resurgence of interest in nuclear power, both from countries with established nuclear power programmes and countries that are interested in beginning a programme. Go to Coverage →
Cancer is fast becoming a major global health problem. It is estimated that by 2020 there will be some 15 million new cancer cases a year, the majority of them in developing countries. Go to Coverage →
Resources and other relevant information on the IAEA Peaceful Uses Initiative (PUI). Go to Coverage →
IAEA Safeguards – An Overview
8 April 2014 | IAEA Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Safeguards, Tero Varjoranta, discusses IAEA safeguards. He explains why they were introduced and how they are currently implemented.
Books and Publications
Contributing Solutions for Nutrition
The March 2014 issue of the IAEA Bulletin is now available.
IAEA At Work
IAEA in Overview: Using Nuclear Technologies Peacefully.
Sealed Radioactive Sources
Information, Resources and Advice for Key Groups About Preventing Loss of Control Over Sealed Radioactive Sources.
Protecting Our Marine Environment
The September 2013 issue of the IAEA Bulletin is now available.
Country Nuclear Power Profiles
The Country Nuclear Power Profiles (CNPP) compiles background information on the status and development of nuclear power programmes in Member States.
IAEA Annual Report for 2012
The IAEA Annual Report summarizes and highlights developments over the past year in major areas of the Agency's work.
Global Vigilance: Strengthening Nuclear Security
An overview of the Agency's work in all areas of nuclear security. (IAEA Bulletin, Vol. 54/2, June 2013)
Nuclear Power in the 21st Century
The IAEA helps Member States to use nuclear technology for a broad range of peaceful purposes, one of the most important of which is generating electricity.
IAEA Safeguards Analytical Laboratories
The science essential to verifying the peaceful use of nuclear material.