The IAEA Board of Governors has agreed to finance four civilian nuclear energy projects in the Islamic Republic of Iran to the tune of one million euros.

Iran Press/Iran news: Iran’s ambassador to international organizations in Vienna, Kazem Gharib-Abadi said the Islamic Republic and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) have agreed to cooperate on four new civilian nuclear projects in Iran worth one million euros.

According to IranPress, Gharib-Abadi noted that the agreement was reached during the previous meeting of the IAEA Board of Governors.

Promotion of security and implementation of nuclear research reactors, promotion of human resources in nuclear fuel, promotion of capacity of producers in main cereals and nuclear waste management are four agreed nuclear projects between IAEA and Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI)” Kazem Gharib-Abadi said on Sunday.

IAEA and AEOI have two joint projects now including power stations and cancer treatment cooperation which are already underway and will continue throughout 2020 and 2021.

The technical cooperation program is also one of the most important areas of the IAEA's cooperation with member states, especially the developing countries, with the aim of improving the status and standards in various areas including health, nutrition, agriculture, safety, industry and so on.


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