North Africa

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 »

Iran, Algeria vow to expand media cooperation

Managing Director of the Islamic Republic News Agency Zia Hashemi said on Tuesday that IRNA is ready to broaden media cooperation with Algeria in the lights of its economic, cultural and political capabilities, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »