Policy Brief - Centre for International Governance Innovation

Unleashing the Nuclear Watchdog: Strengthening and Reform of the IAEA

| June 2012

Policy Brief No. 23

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the world's hub of cooperation in the nuclear field, is the nucleus around which all other parts of the global nuclear governance system revolve, promoting safe, secure and peaceful nuclear technologies.

Published along with the report Unleashing the Nuclear Watchdog: Strengthening and Reform of the IAEA— the result of more than two years of research  and examining all aspects of the Agency's mandate and operations this policy brief summarizes the report's key findings and policy recommendations for strengthening and reforming the IAEA. 


OTHER RESOURCES

"Opportune Time to Improve IAEA's Role in Global Governance"—An Interview with Trevor Findlay: http://www.cigionline.org/articles/2012/06/unleashing-nuclear-watchdog-interview

Visit the Center for International Governance Innovation's interactive feature and timeline: http://interactive.cigionline.org/iaea/

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For Academic Citation: Findlay, Trevor. “Unleashing the Nuclear Watchdog: Strengthening and Reform of the IAEA.” Policy Brief, Centre for International Governance Innovation, June 2012.