Ambassador’s Remarks at IAEA Virtual Event on the 10th Anniversary of the Peaceful Uses Initiative

Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Jackie Wolcott at the IAEA Virtual Event for the 10th Anniversary of the Peaceful Uses Initiative November 9, 2020 Vienna, Austria   Virtual WebEx Platform   [event in progress] MODERATOR: Excellency, the United States proposed and has nurtured the PUI for the last ten years.  What made the United States propose ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With IAEA Director General Grossi

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON AUGUST 14, 2020 The below is attributable to Department of State Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: ‎ Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi in Vienna, Austria. Secretary Pompeo and Director General Grossi emphasized the importance of the IAEA’s activities during the COVID-19 pandemic, including ...
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U.S. Supports Environmentally Friendly Technique to Control Disease Transmitting Mosquitoes

U.S. Mission to International Organizations in Vienna Vienna, Austria June 15, 2020   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   U.S. Supports Environmentally Friendly Technique to Control Disease Transmitting Mosquitoes   U.S. Ambassador to International Organizations in Vienna Jackie Wolcott announced today that the United States is allocating $733,500 to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for the development and validation of the sterile-insect ...
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U.S. Supports Creation of Tsetse-free Zones in Senegal

U.S. Mission to International Organizations in Vienna Vienna, Austria June 15, 2020   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   U.S. Supports Creation of Tsetse-free Zones in Senegal   U.S. Ambassador to International Organizations in Vienna Jackie Wolcott announced today that the United States is providing $436,600 to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to improve livestock productivity in West ...
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PRESS RELEASE: U.S. Contributions to IAEA to Combat COVID-19 Reach $11 Million

U.S. Mission to International Organizations in Vienna    Vienna, Austria    April 14, 2020        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE        U.S. Contributions to IAEA to Combat COVID-19 Reach $11 Million        The United States is allocating an additional $5 million in voluntary contributions to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to combat the COVID-19 outbreak around the world, bringing total U.S. contributions to the Agency’s efforts to fight the disease to $11 ...
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U.S. Statement on the Approval of the Appointment of Rafael Grossi as IAEA Director General

IAEA Second Special Session of the General Conference Approval of the Appointment of the Director General U.S. statement as delivered by Ambassador Jackie Wolcott Vienna, Austria, December 2, 2019   Thank you, President.   I would like to congratulate Director General Designate Rafael Grossi on the approval of his appointment as the next IAEA Director ...
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MEDIA NOTE: Statement by the U.S. Mission Spokesperson following the July 25 IAEA Board of Governors Meeting

Statement by the U.S. Mission Spokesperson following the July 25 IAEA Board of Governors Meeting Vienna, Austria July 25, 2019   The International Atomic Energy Agency’s Board of Governors met today in Vienna to pay tribute to the Agency’s late Director General Yukiya Amano and discuss procedures for the appointment of the next Director General.  ...
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Statement by Ambassador Wolcott on the Passing of IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano

Statement by U.S. Ambassador to International Organizations in Vienna Jackie Wolcott on the Passing of IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano Vienna, Austria July 22, 2019    On behalf of the U.S. Mission to International Organizations in Vienna, I express my deepest condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of International Atomic Energy Agency Director General ...
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MEDIA NOTE: Statement by the U.S. Mission Spokesperson on Special IAEA Board of Governors Meeting on Iran

Statement by the U.S. Mission Spokesperson on the Special IAEA Board of Governors Meeting Agenda Item 1: Verification and Monitoring in Iran in light of United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231 (2015) July 10, 2019 Vienna, Austria FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE In the past ten days, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano twice ...
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Special IAEA Board of Governors Meeting on Iran: U.S. Statement

U.S. Statement to the IAEA Board of Governors on Verification and Monitoring in Iran As delivered by Ambassador Jackie Wolcott Vienna, July 10, 2019   Thank you, Madam Chair. The United States appreciates your efforts to convene this special meeting of the Board of Governors today. The United States called for this important meeting in ...
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IAEA BoG – U.S. Statement on Implementation of NPT safeguards in Syria

U.S. Statement on Agenda Item 6(c): Implementation of the NPT safeguards agreement in the Syrian Arab Republic As delivered by Ambassador Jackie Wolcott Vienna, June 12, 2019   Thank you Madam Chair, We thank the DG for his update and for his commitment to resolving Syria’s safeguards noncompliance.  We applaud the DG and the Department ...
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IAEA BoG – U.S. Statement on Verification and Monitoring in Iran

U.S. Statement to the IAEA Board of Governors on Agenda Item 5: Verification and Monitoring in Iran As delivered by U.S. Ambassador Jackie Wolcott Vienna, June 11, 2019   Madam Chair, The United States welcomes the Director General’s May 31 report on verification and monitoring in Iran. We once again extend our appreciation to the ...
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National Space Council: Dr. Scott Pace to Attend COPUOS Plenary to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Apollo Moon Mission

National Space Council June 6, 2019 Washington, DC FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Dr. Scott Pace to Attend United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space Plenary to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Apollo Moon Mission   Dr. Scott Pace, Executive Secretary of the National Space Council, will attend the 62nd Session of the United ...
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U.S. Opening Remarks for the 28th UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

U.S. Opening Remarks Delivered by Ambassador Jackie Wolcott United Nations, Vienna May 20, 2019   Madame Chair, allow me to thank the Extended Bureau, Director Fedotov, and UNODC for organizing this session. On behalf of the United States, I offer my condolences to the family of Dmitri Vlassis – and all of UNODC – on ...
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Media Note: Ambassador Wolcott’s Travel to Washington, DC April 2-5

Ambassador Jackie Wolcott’s Travel to Washington, DC April 2-5, 2019   Media Note U.S. Mission to International Organizations Vienna, Austria April 3, 2019   U.S. Ambassador to International Organizations in Vienna Jackie Wolcott travels to Washington, DC April 2-5, 2019 to accompany International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano in his meetings with ...
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Press Release: Ambassador Jackie Wolcott presents credentials in Vienna

Press Release October 22, 2018 Vienna, Austria   Ambassador Jackie Wolcott presents credentials in Vienna   Ambassador Jackie Wolcott presented her credentials today in Vienna to Acting Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Juan Carlos Lentijo to become U.S. Representative to the IAEA, with the rank of Ambassador.    Ambassador Wolcott will ...
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