United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs Sustainable Development
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Nuclear Technology for a Sustainable Future

Publication Year: 2012 Publisher: IAEA

Technology

Related Goals
17

Background

Sustainable development requires international cooperation and the effective use of technology.

The IAEA helps its Member States to use nuclear technology for a broad range of applications, from generating electricity to increasing food production, from fighting cancer to managing fresh water resources and protecting the world’s seas and oceans.