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Scientific confab marked International Day for Disaster Reduction

UNIC National Information Officer Mohammad Moghadam read the SG’s message on the International Day for Disaster Reduction during a scientific seminar entitled “Resilience for All”, organized by the Faculty of Health of the University of Tehran on 15 October 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Meeting with the Governor-General of Isfahan

Following to the participation in one-day training workshop on “Age-Friendly City, Participation and Social Protection”, jointly organized by the State Welfare Organization and the Municipality of Isfahan on 10th of October, 2018, Dr. Leila Joudane, UNFPA Representative met with Dr. Mohsen Mehralizadeh, Governor General of Isfahan Province, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Promotion of the World Space Week at Shahid Beheshti University

Shahid Beheshti University (SBU) with cooperation of Iranian Space Agency, Aero-Space Research Centre, the Institute of Public Law Studies of University of Tehran and United Nations Information Centre held a seminar on space law and outer space on the occasion of World Space week with participation of more than 50 students of international law at the Faculty of Law, Shahid Beheshti University (SBU) on 9 October 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

UN-Iran Partnership Historical Photos, Documents Exhibited in Yazd

An Exhibition of Historical Photos and Documents on UN-Iran Partnership was inaugurated at the Art and Culture Treasure House in Yazd City, the capital of the Yazd Province on 29 September 2018 by UNIC Director Maria Dotsenko and Deputy Governor of Yazd  Province, Mohammad Ali Talebi  in the presence of Director General of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Yazd, Seyed Mostafa Fatemi; Bureau Chief of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) in Yazd, Kazem Shamlou; his team, other journalists and public, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Representatives of the European Union Commission and the UNODC Iran Country Representative Discussed Partnership in Drug Prevention and Treatment for At-Risk Vulnerable People and Children in Iran

UNODC Iran Country Representative, Mr. Alexander Fedulov, met with partners of the European Union Commission. The representatives from the EU Country Desk for Iran in the European External Action Service; the Directorate General International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO) together with the Health Unit and the Directorate General Home, Organized Crime and Drug Policy Unit have discussed possible EU cooperation with UN in the Islamic Republic of Iran related to drug prevention and treatment among children and women, harm reduction and trafficking in human beings. The meetings were arranged thanks to the UNODC Brussels Liaisons Office (BRULO), AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

On the International Day of Non-Violence, specialized workshop entitled “Finding solutions and No to Violence” was held

The Organization for Defending Victims of Violence (ODVV) on the International Day of Non-Violence, held a specialized workshop entitled “Finding Solutions and No to Violence” in the presence of 50 psychologists, psychiatrists and social workers on 3 October 2018 in the conference hall of the ODVV. This workshop aimed at disseminating the message of “A World Without Violence” through education and raising public awareness, with emphasis on the principle of non-violence as a global connection to “ensure the culture of peace, tolerance, mutual understanding and non-violence”, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

International Day of Older persons, 2018

On the occasion of the International Day of Older persons, UNFPA Iran Country Office participated in a ceremony organized by the State Welfare Organization (SWO) and the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labour and Welfare (MCLW) on 1st October, 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Cooperation of Governmental and Non-Governmental Organizations and People: Key Strategy for Integrated Management and Urban Regeneration”- Celebration of World Habitat Day 2018

UN-Habitat Tehran celebrated World Habitat Day 2018 with the theme “Urban Solid Waste Management”, in collaboration with Environment Management and Sustainable Development Center, Waste Management Organization, Tehran Research and Planning Center, Communication and International Affairs Center Tehran Municipality, as well as Urban Regeneration Company of Iran, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »