InternatIonal AtomIc Energy Agency

Agenda Item 1 : To review the situation of reopening of closed nuclear power plants due to crises in the energy industry

Agenda Item 2 : Procedural aspects of international nuclear waste management

Established in 1957, the IAEA is an independent intergovernmental organization of the United Nations, and plays a critical role in supervising the production and nonproliferation of nuclear weapons. The IAEA provides assistance and support for the development and use of
nuclear technologies for non-military usage, and it establishes standards and guidelines for the use of nuclear material, equipment and facilities. It is important for delegates to understand the crucial role the IAEA has in achieving a safer and more peaceful world, while at the same time taking advantage of the advancements offered by nuclear energy.