International Atomic Energy Agency

Founding Year: 1957

Staff: 2566

Budget: €372.7m

€372.7m (2019)

It was created “in response to the deep fears and expectations generated by the discoveries and diverse uses of nuclear technology.” It was set up as the world’s “Atoms for Peace” organization within the United Nations family, and as such has “a mandate to work with Member States and multiple partners worldwide as an intergovernmental forum for scientific and technical co-operation in the peaceful use of nuclear technology and nuclear power worldwide.”

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Scientific resources News centre General interest material



International Atomic Energy Agency contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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