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Specialized Agencies of the UN

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
  • Brian Hunter
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

Origin. The International Atomic Energy Agency came into existence on 29 July 1957. Its statute had been approved on 26 Oct. 1956, at an international conference held at UN Headquarters, New York. A relationship agreement links it with the United Nations. The IAEA had 112 member states in 1990.

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