Jordan Signs IAEA’s Country Programme Framework
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Tue, 2017-06-06
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On June 1, 2017, Jordan signed its second Country Programme Framework (CPF) for 2018-2022. This CPF defines priority development needs for Jordan and technical cooperation activities between Jordan and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Six priority areas were also identified, including a nuclear power plant, research reactors, a regulatory framework, the production of radiopharmaceuticals, uranium extraction, and water resource management. The CPF was signed by Dr. Khaled Toukan, Chairman of the Jordan Atomic Energy Commission, and Mr. Dazhu Yang, the IAEA Deputy Director General. Jordan has been an IAEA member state since 1966.

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