4 March 2014
In his opening statement at the IAEA’s 2014 International Women’s Day celebration, Director General Yukiya Amano said that women “made a huge contribution to scientific research” although they have not always been given the recognition they deserved. He also said that science and engineering are still male-dominated areas and as an international scientific organization the IAEA is aware of the need to “strive for gender balance.”
3 March 2014
The 35-member IAEA Board of Governors convened its second official meeting in 2014 beginning Monday, 3 March 2014.
19 February 2014
On 18 February 2014, Colombia deposited its instrument of ratification of the Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Material (CPPNM) with the IAEA.
3 March 2014
Introductory Statement to the IAEA Board of Governors by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano.
29 January 2014
Statement at a New Year’s Reception for Member States by IAEA Director General, Yukiya Amano.
24 January 2014
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano today made this statement to the media following a special meeting of the IAEA Board of Governors.
28 March 2011
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano discussed the on-going nuclear emergency at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan with the BBC radio and television. The interviews can be accessed here:
» Video, BBC | Audio [.mp3]
27 March 2011
Director General Yukiya Amano talks to CNN’s Jonathan Mann about the nuclear emergency and latest developments at the nuclear facilities in Japan.
4 February 2011
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano talks about his first-hand experience of the cancer crises in the developing world and how the Agency helps raising awareness of the epidemic.