From 23 December 2019 to January 5, 2020, the Hungarian Atomic Energy Authority holds its official holiday. During this period, the HAEA will ensure its smooth operation.
We wish to our partners and visitors happy holidays and a successful New Year!
Argentinian diplomat Rafael Mariano Grossi takes office as Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency this week after winning unanimous support from the organization’s Member States.
On 8th of November 2019, on the occasion of the International Day of Radiology, a European communication campaign was launched in 19 countries under the heading of “Getting the right image for my patient”. The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness on the appropriate use of medical radiological examinations.
The regular meeting of the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency was held in Vienna from 18 to 22 November 2019. Hungary participated in the meeting as member of the Board of Governors. Highlights of the meeting included the 2020-2021 project cycle of the IAEA Technical Cooperation Programme, a report on the previous cycle, and Acting Director Cornel Feruta providing detailed information on IAEA inspections in Iran.
The second meeting of the European Safeguards Research & Development Association (ESARDA), Implementation of Safeguards Working Group (IS WG) was held on 19-20 November 2019, in Budapest, hosted by the Hungarian Atomic Energy Authority.