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IAEA concludes follow-up review of Malaysia rare earth plant

IAEA Press Release
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IAEA to help West African countries diagnose Ebola

IAEA Press Release:
The International Atomic Energy Agency will provide specialized diagnostic equipment to help Sierra Leone in its efforts to combat an ongoing Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak, IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano announced on 14 October 2014. Later, the support is planned to be extended to Liberia and Guinea.
 
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STA Annual General Meeting 2014

The STA Annual General Meeting will take place on Friday 28 November 2014 at CSIRO, Black Mountain (Christian Lab Seminar Room, Clunies Ross Street, Acton) between 9:30AM – 2:00PM. Agenda attached.
 
The Audited Financial Statements are currently being prepared and will be circulated together with detailed agenda papers closer to the date of the AGM.
 
Nominations for STA Executive Committee positions
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IAEA and Iran hold technical meetings in Tehran

IAEA press release:
On 7 and 8 October 2014, the IAEA and the Islamic Republic of Iran held technical meetings within the Framework for Cooperation that was agreed between the parties in November 2013.
 
During the meetings, the two sides held discussions in relation to the implementation of the two practical measures relating to the initiation of high explosives and to neutron transport calculations, agreed in May 2014 in the third step of the Framework for Cooperation. The Agency and Iran will continue discussions on these measures.
 
Iran did not propose any new measures during the meetings in Tehran. Iran and the Agency agreed to meet again, at a date to be announced.
 
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IAEA Mission Concludes Peer Review of Viet Nam's Radiation & Nuclear Regulatory Framework

IAEA Press Release:
Senior international nuclear safety and radiation protection experts today concluded a 10-day International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) mission to review how Viet Nam’s regulatory framework for nuclear and radiation safety has incorporated recommendations and suggestions from an earlier review, conducted in 2009.
 
The Integrated Regulatory Review Service (IRRS) follow-up mission, requested by the Viet Nam Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety (VARANS), also reviewed the development of the regulatory safety infrastructure to support Viet Nam’s nuclear power programme.
 

New version of the International Basic Safety Standards

 The jointly sponsored edition of the Safety Requirements “Radiation Protection and Safety of Radiation Sources: International Basic Safety Standards” was published as General Safety Requirements Part 3 in July 2014.

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Science & Technology Australia's August newsletter now available

The August edition of STA's newsletter is available to download and read at the following link -
<http://scienceandtechnologyaustralia.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/STA-August-Newsletter-2014.pdf>

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London to Host Nuclear Decommissioning & Waste Management Summit 2015

18 Feb 2015
19 Feb 2015
Europe/London
Active Communications International’s 2nd Nuclear Decommissioning & Waste Management Summit will take place in London, UK, on 18-19 February 2015.
 
The event will address the key issues faced by the consortia committed to nuclear decommissioning projects. This will include the establishment of working relationships and gaining contracts and beyond that excellence in operational procedures. The conference will focus on existing and potential projects across Europe for the sake of establishing new business and innovation in waste management and on-site procedures.
 
Early confirmed speakers:
Peter Bachsleitner – Partner, Energy, Utilities & Cleantech; Pcubed.
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Obituary: Professor George Dracoulis

The following news has been provided by Andrew Stuchbery, Head, Department of Nuclear Physics, The Australian National University:
 
It is with great sadness that we convey the news that Professor George Dracoulis passed away 19 June 2014 after a brief battle with a very aggressive cancer.
 
George came to the Australian National University as Research Fellow in 1973. He was appointed to a Chair in Physics in 1991 and became Head of the Department of Nuclear Physics in 1992, a position he held until he retired in 2009.
 
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Nuclear waste is safe to store in our suburbs, not just the bush - Link to article

 

Article from Ben Heard and Barry Brook 

Discussion on the Muckaty Station Decision and what it means for Radioactive Waste Storage in Australia

http://theconversation.com/nuclear-waste-is-safe-to-store-in-our-suburbs...


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