United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

A consultative session with students on innovation for children was held jointly by Iran Chamber of Commerce and UNICEF

On Saturday 23 June, more than 20 young university students gathered at Iran Chamber of Commerce to learn how to turn their innovative ideas into projects for the betterment of Iran’s children and society. This meeting was jointly organized by Iran Chamber of Commerce and UNICEF Iran and was facilitated by a UNICEF global expert on innovation, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

UNICEF Iran and Saman Bank signed a MoU

UNICEF Iran Office signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Saman Bank on Monday October 9th 2017. The agreement which is the first of its kind between UNICEF and an Iranian Bank will further promote Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) by offering opportunities for the business sector to yield positive results for children, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Iran’s Ministry of Education, UNESCO, UNICEF, and the Iranian National Commission for UNESCO Organize Workshop on Out-of-School Children

A two-day technical Introductory workshop on the Out-of-School Children Initiative (OOSCI) began today in Tehran attended by a wide range of education experts from several governmental bodies, including the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Cooperatives, Labour and Social Welfare, the State Welfare Organization, and the Budgetary and Planning Organization, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

“Breastfeeding: A smart investment not only in the health of children, but also in the wealth of nations”

“Breastfeeding is indeed a smart investment not only in the health of children, but also in the wealth of nations,” said UNICEF Representative in Iran, Dr. Will Parks, in his speech in the launch ceremony to start the World Breastfeeding Week organized by Iran’s Ministry of Health and Medical Education at Tehran Medical University on 1st August 2017, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

UNESCO participates in national consultation meeting on ‘the Establishment of a National Training and Methodology Center to Develop Curriculum and Train School Teachers on the SDGs’ in Turkmenistan

UNESCO, UNICEF and UNDP participated in a national consultation meeting in Ashgabat to discuss the establishment of a training and methodology center for the development of curriculum and the training of teachers on the Sustainable Development Goals, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »