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IAEA Media Advisories

News Conference to Wrap Up Convention on Nuclear Safety Review Meeting

| A review meeting of the Convention on Nuclear Safety will end with a News Conference on Friday, 4 April 2014 in Vienna. Read More »

Parties to Convention on Nuclear Safety Hold Review Meeting, 24 March to 4 April 2014

| The 76 parties to the Convention on Nuclear Safety will start a two-week meeting on Monday, 24 March 2014 in Vienna, to review their work under the Convention. Read More »

IAEA Hosts International Experts' Meeting on Severe Accident Management after Fukushima

| The IAEA will hold an expert meeting to share knowledge on ways to mitigate the impact of severe nuclear emergencies, drawing on lessons learned from the accident at TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station. Read More »

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 3-7 March 2014

| The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency's headquarters starting at 10:00 CET on Monday, 3 March 2014 in Boardroom C of the C-Building, in the Vienna International Centre (VIC). Read More »

IAEA Hosts International Experts' Meeting on Radiation Protection after the Fukushima Accident

| An IAEA International Experts' Meeting (IEM) on Radiation Protection after the Fukushima Daiichi Accident - Promoting Confidence and Understanding, began in Vienna. Read More »

World Cancer Day: Learn How IAEA Assists Member States in Fight Against Cancer

| Ahead of World Cancer Day on 4 February 2014, the IAEA is inviting journalists to learn about the Agency's cancer-related work during an informal, on-the-record discussion hosted by Kwaku Aning, IAEA Deputy Director General and Head of the Department of Technical Cooperation. Read More »

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 24 January 2014

| The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency's Headquarters starting at 10:00 CET on Friday, 24 January 2014 in Boardroom C in the C-Building, in the Vienna International Centre (VIC). Read More »

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 28-29 November 2013

| The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency's headquarters starting at 10:00 CET on Thursday, 28 November 2013 in Boardroom C of the C-Building, in the Vienna International Centre (VIC). Read More »

Senior IAEA Official Promotes Women in Science

| A substantial gender imbalance in the nuclear sciences deprives the world of access to many of the brightest minds that could contribute to improving the human condition through nuclear technologies. Read More »

IAEA Experts to Visit Fukushima Daiichi Site, Review Japanís Decommissioning Plans

| An IAEA expert team will visit Japan this month at the request of the Japanese government to review the efforts and plans to decommission TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station. Read More »

Morocco, International Organizations, IAEA Member States Hold Exercise on Response to Dirty Bomb

| Planning for the unthinkable, "accident State" Morocco and the IAEA have prepared a two-day emergency exercise starting on 20 November 2013 during which the response to a dirty bomb explosion will be assessed. Read More »

IAEA to Showcase Nuclear Technologies in Mitigating Climate Change

| Mitigating the climate change in the energy sector will be the focus of a side event on 18 November 2013 at the global climate change conference currently under way in Warsaw. Read More »

IAEA to Discuss Ocean Acidification in Warsaw

| The marine ecosystems that keep oceans healthy are subject to increasing stress. Read More »

IAEA to Send Experts on Marine Monitoring to Japan

| The IAEA will send experts on marine monitoring to Japan in preparation for an IAEA-led international peer review mission on the decommissioning of TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station. Read More »

Safety and Security of Radioactive Sources to be In Focus at IAEA Conference in Abu Dhabi

| The IAEA will organize an international conference focusing on the safety and security of radioactive sources from 27 to 31 October in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Read More »

IAEA to Host International Conference on Topical Issues in Nuclear Installation Safety

| The IAEA will host an International Conference on Topical Issues in Nuclear Installation Safety: Defense in Depth - Advances and Challenges for Nuclear Installation Safety from 21 to 24 October 2013 at the IAEA's Headquarters in Vienna, Austria. Read More »

Remarks by Deputy Director General Nackaerts After Talks With Iran

| The following is a transcript of remarks to reporters today by Herman Nackaerts, Deputy Director General for Safeguards, following talks at the Iranian Permanent Mission in Vienna. Read More »

IAEA to Inaugurate Nuclear Material Laboratory in Seibersdorf

| IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano will host a ceremony to inaugurate the IAEA's new Nuclear Material Laboratory at the Agency's Seibersdorf facility on Monday, 23 September 2013, at 14:30. Read More »

IAEA and EC to Strengthen Cooperation in Nuclear Safety

| The IAEA and the European Commission will today sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Nuclear Safety, establishing a framework for cooperation to help improve nuclear safety. Read More »

Myanmar to Sign Additional Protocol with IAEA

| Union Minister for Foreign Affairs of Myanmar, U Wunna Maung Lwin, and IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano will sign an Additional Protocol to the safeguards agreement for that country on 17 September at the Vienna International Centre (VIC). Read More »

Media Arrangements for 57th IAEA General Conference

| Representatives from the 159 Member States of the IAEA will meet at the Vienna International Centre (VIC) on Monday, 16 September 2013, starting at 10:00 CET, for the five-day IAEA annual General Conference to discuss major topics on the Organization's agenda. Read More »

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors Meeting, 9-13 September 2013

| The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency's Headquarters starting at 10:00 CET on Monday, 9 September 2013 in Boardroom C of the C-Building, in the Vienna International Centre (VIC). Read More »

Press Arrangements for IAEA Board of Governors, 31 July 2013

| The IAEA Board of Governors will convene a meeting at the Agency's Headquarters starting at 15:00 CEST on Wednesday, 31 July 2013 in Boardroom A of the M-Building, in the Vienna International Centre (VIC). Read More »

IAEA to Host International Conference on Nuclear Security

| The IAEA will host a major International Conference on Nuclear Security from 1 to 5 July 2013 at the IAEA Headquarters in Vienna. Read More »

Enhancing Global Nuclear Security Efforts

| From 1 to 5 July 2013 some 30 Ministers and over 1 000 participants from more than 100 States are meeting at the Headquarters of the IAEA in Vienna, Austria, to discuss ways to strengthen nuclear security worldwide. Read More »