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IAEA publishes new emergency preparedness standards

Regulation and Safety

27 November 2015

IAEA_GSR7_workshop_(Castillo-IAEA)_48New safety requirements on nuclear emergency preparedness and response published by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) incorporate lessons learned and developments since 2002, including lessons from Fukushima.

Nuclear part of climate-energy solution, says IAEA

Energy and Environment

21 October 2015

Nuclear power can make a "significant contribution" to combatting climate change - "one of the most important environmental challenges facing the world today" - while providing energy for economic growth, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

IAEA accesses Iranian site

Nuclear Policies

22 September 2015

Amano_Iran_Press_Briefing_(Calma_IAEA)_48The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has been given access to a location at the Parchin site in Iran for the first time, IAEA director general Yukiya Amano said yesterday.

Iran removes centrifuges from enrichment plants

Nuclear Policies

19 November 2015

Iran has removed numerous centrifuges and related infrastructure from its uranium enrichment plants at Natanz and Fordow since adopting the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) in October, according to the International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) latest safeguards report.

Iranian nuclear action plan comes into effect

Nuclear Policies

19 October 2015

Yesterday marked Adoption Day of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the international agreement limiting Iran's nuclear program in return for the lifting of economic sanctions. All participants in the agreement will now prepare for the implementation of their respective commitments.

Rosatom and IAEA enhance radiation safety cooperation

Regulation and Safety

15 September 2015

Rosatom-IAEA - September 2015 - 48Rosatom and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) yesterday signed 'practical arrangements' to enhance their cooperation in radiation safety.