Food and Agriculture Organization of UN (FAO)

World Bee Day; what’s the ‘buzz’ about?

For the very first time ever, World Bee Day was observed on May 20 across the planet in a bid to draw attention to the role these buzzing pollinators play in food security. Tehran was also invited to celebrate the occasion at the Slovenian embassy – the country that proposed the proclamation of World Bee Day to the UN, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Iranian Child Wins First Place at FAO’s Painting Competition 2017

Soheil Ahmadipour, the Iranian eight-year-old student by drawing a happy and active rural life where men and women work together to make the best use of land, water and soil, and produce most of their needs won the First award of the FAO’s Painting Competition on the occasion of World Food Day 2017, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

FAO Marks World Soil Day 2017 in Iran

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture Jahad marked today World Soil Day 2017 in Tehran to highlight this year theme “Caring for the Planet starts from the Ground” for the Iranian stakeholders, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

FAO and ULRP Move ahead to Implement Joint Urmia Lake Project

FAO in collaboration with Iran’s Urmia Lake Restoration Program held the Inception Workshop (December 4, 2017) for “Integrated Programme for Sustainable Water Resources Management in the Urmia Lake Basin” to share the work plan with the Iranian stakeholders and officially start the implementation phase of the project, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

FAO Marks World Food Day 2017 in Iran

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in  collaboration with its Iranian counterparts celebrated the World Food Day 2017 in two separated events in Tehran to shed light on importance of this year’s theme “Change the future of migration; Invest in food security and rural development”, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »