Africa

Ketabraneh commemorates Nelson Mandela International Day

Ketabraneh Bookstore in partnership with UNIC Tehran commemorated Nelson Mandela International Day during a ceremony held in the Presence of Chargé d’affaires of the South African Embassy in Tehran Ms. Soraya Jacobs, UNIC Director Maria Dotsenko and Managing Director of Allameh Tabatabee High School Mr. Soroush Mostofi at Ketabraneh book store on 22 July 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Iran, Senegal discuss scientific cooperation

Iranian and Senegalese officials discussed various fields of cooperation, in particular in the scientific field. Iran’s Acting Minister for International Scientific Cooperation Hossein Salar Amoli in a meeting with the Senegalese Ambassador to Iran Babacar Ba called for establishment of a branch of Iran’s Technical and Vocational Training Organization (TVTO) in Senegal, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Algeria Green Dam project role model for Iran, world: Algerian envoy

Algeria is a pioneer in anti-desertification programs and the country’s Green Dam project is a role model for activities in the field in the world and in Iran as well, Algerian ambassador to Tehran said here on Sunday, AVA diplomatic reports. South of Algeria is suffering from sandstorms, Ahriz Abdelmoun’aam said at a scientific meeting held in the Iranian city on sand and dust storms and the challenges to the issue. Abdelmoun’aam said people should be informed of the threats of desertification and destruction of vegetation. He went on to say that cultural, economic and social development in high plateaus are necessary for combating desertification in order to settle local ... Read More »