United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

UNODC Trains NGOs’ Staff for Pilots Of Drug Use Prevention Among At Risk Youth And Women

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in collaboration with the Drug Control Headquarters (DCHQ) of the Islamic Republic of Iran conducted 3 consecutive training workshops for experts from 8 NGOs on drug prevention among Iranian and Afghan youth and women at risk from 25 to 2 August 2017. Aimed at re-instigating pilots among these at risk populations, this 7-day training workshop was conducted with the gracious financial support of the Federal Republic of Germany, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

The effectiveness of International Judicial Cooperation, Mutual Legal Assistance and Extradition highlighted by UNODC and the Iranian Judiciary

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime in Iran in close collaboration with the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Judiciary International Affairs, Kerman Province General Prosecutor’s Office and Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a two-day national meeting on “International Judicial Cooperation” with specific emphasis on the “Mutual Legal Assistance and Extradition” in the city of Kerman, on 12-13 July 2017. A senior public prosecutor from Switzerland, a renowned Iranian law professor, and a senior member of Iranian Interpol Criminal Investigation Division were among the facilitators to the meeting, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Iranian Judiciary And UNODC Held A National Meeting On Mutual Legal Assistance And Judicial Cooperation In City Of Tabriz Of East Azerbaijan Province

UNODC Iran and Iranian Judiciary jointly organised a national meeting on ‘International Judicial Cooperation on Mutual Legal Assistance and Extradition’ in city of Tabriz, center of East Azerbaijan Province on 3-4 May 2017. The event was made possible thanks to the generous funding of Government of Japan to the UNODC Iran Country Partnership Programme, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Deputy Director General for West Europe in Foreign Ministry

Regional cooperation on political, security and economic issues is important not only towards the stable and sustainable development of Afghanistan but also to addressing the serious challenges posed by increasing opiates production and heroin trafficking, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

UN celebrates its 71st anniversary

This year 71st anniversary of the United Nations was held in Iran in a completely different environment on 23 October 2016 at the Science and Research Branch of the Islamic Azad University. Hundreds of students and academia attended this event. Among speakers in the discussion panel were the UN Resident Coordinator, UNODC Officer-in-Charge, UNOCHA Director, and UNIC Information Officer, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »