International Atomic Energy Agency


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International Atomic Energy Agency

Also called the IAEA. It was established in 1957 to promote nuclear energy while discouraging the spread of nuclear weapons. The IAEA reports to the United Nations General Assembly, but is an autonomous entity.
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Johannes Kerner and to: Guenter Mank (g.mank@iaea.org) Section Head, Physics Section Division of Physical and Chemical Sciences International Atomic Energy Agency P.O.
In that situation, I think we have no alternative but for the decision which we have reached to call for an emergency meeting of the board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency with a view to the involvement then of the Security Council."
representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency from 1973 until he retired in 1980.
International Atomic Energy Agency board members are discussing how to persuade Iran to resume a voluntary suspension of uranium conversion and enrichment.
In preparing Iraqi Waterway Project Wreck Removal: Environmental Damage Limitation Survey, published in October 2004, a UNDP team assisted by International Atomic Energy Agency marine experts and two French water pollution agencies inspected 40 wrecks, identified 12 more by sonar, and collected 198 sediment samples for analysis.
It welcomed the global nature of the agreement, struck with the International Atomic Energy Agency, the UN department of economic and social affairs, the International Energy Agency and European Union statistical agency Eurostat.
Tehran has yet to honour a deal it made a year ago with the UK, France and Germany - acting for the EU - to suspend its uranium scheme and cooperate with International Atomic Energy Agency inspections.
Top officials in President George Bush's administration are convinced the programmes are far more extensive than outlined by the International Atomic Energy Agency.
This collaboration already has resulted in the tangible improvement of the measurement tools used by hundreds of international research groups, and improved the value assignments of isotope reference materials distributed by NIST and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
The WHO findings fly in the face of a 1989 International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) survey, which found no aftereffects from the accident and recommended no further evacuations, even from the most radioactive areas.
In the framework of the extraordinary meeting convened today by the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), to address the Iranian nuclear program and the situation of the Plan of Action Integral Conjunto (PAIC), the Permanent Representative of Costa Rica to the United Nations in Vienna, Austria, Ambassador Alejandro Solano, reiterated that for Costa Rica, the PAIC constituted and was the best possible means to guarantee the exclusively peaceful nature of the nuclear program in the Islamic Republic of Iran.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) VIENNA, July 10 (KUNA) -- International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Board Governors expressed their concern that Iran is expanding its proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities, U.S.

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