United Nations Information Centre (UNIC)

Promotion of the 70th anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights

The UN Information Centre (UNIC) held workshop on “Finding UN Information and Documentation” with a focus on human rights on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) for some 15 graduate and post-graduate students of human rights and international law from the Shahid Beheshti University, Qom Islamic Azad University and Islamic Azad University-Central Tehran Branch at the UN building on 27 May 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

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 »

Workshop on City Diplomacy and City Development

The Secretariat of the Forum of Mayors of Iranian Megacities in cooperation of the Centre for Graduate International Studies-University of Tehran, Iranian Association of Cooperation with UNESCO and UN Information Centre in Tehran held workshop on “City Diplomacy and City Development: Action plans in international arena” for managers of municipalities in Iran at Ferdowsi Grand Hotel in Tehran on 10 May 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Briefing on UN (UN4U) for students of Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman

A group of 8 under graduate students from the Faculty of Political Science of Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, capital of the Kerman Province, central Iran, were briefed on the UN, its history and main organs as well as SDGs by UNIC National Information Officer Mohammad Moghadam at UN conference room 10 May 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Briefing on UN (UN4U) for Azad University students

A group of 15 under graduate students from the Faculty of Law of Azad University in Parand, 33 Km. southwest of Tehran, were briefed on the UN, its history and main organs as well as SDGs by UNIC National Information Officer Mohammad Moghadam at UN conference room 10 May 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »