Tuesday, February 5
Time: 11:30 am-1:00 pm
The International Atomic Energy Agency, an inter-governmental organization, has provided various capacity building service upon request to its Member States in the past over 60 years which has facilitated global peaceful pursuance of nuclear technology. With the adoption of UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and entry into force of Paris Agreement, the Agency continuously plays an active part in helping its Member States to use nuclear and isotopic techniques and thereby contribute directly to attaining 9 of the 17 goals of SDGs. The presentation highlights some key elements of Agency’s efforts, particularly in nuclear energy and nuclear technology applications, as well as nuclear education.