United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Improving Maternal Health for Afghan Refugees in Iran

Today, Dr. Leila Joudane, UNFPA Iran Representative signed a joint project with the Australian Embassy.  H.E. Mr. Ian Biggs, Ambassador of Australia, visited UNFPA Office in Tehran for signing the joint project on “Improving Maternal Health for Afghan Refugees in Iran, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Workshop on “OneHealth Tool Training for Economists and Public Health Scientists and Validation” Making the Investment case for Maternal Health Interventions in the Islamic Republic of Iran

In collaboration with the I.R. Iran Ministry of Health and Medical Education (MOHME), from 30 November to 3 December the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country office in I.R. Iran conducted the “OneHealth Tool Training for Economists and Public Health Scientists and Validation Workshop”, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

OneHealth Tool Training for Economists and Public Health Scientists and Validation

UNFPA is committed to the government of the I. R. Iran to support the development and implementation of comprehensive strategies policies on the provision of integrated, high impact, accessible affordable and high quality Reproductive and Maternal Health (RMH) and HIV services, for the entire population. In the line of this collaborative commitment, the mandate and expertise in UNFPA, it disposes to support the Ministry of Health and Medical Education (MOHME) to implement the costing of an integrated reproductive and maternal health service packages for the entire Iranian population, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

HelpAge Asia-Pacific Regional Conference opening ceremony, 23rd October 2018, Tehran, Iran

The first day of HelpAge Asia-Pacific Regional Conference was held in partnership with UNFPA and the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare and State Welfare Organization in Tehran. The conference addresses the family, community and state in aging societies and its focus is to pave the way for planning policies and programmes on ageing.  Three main areas of Health, Social inclusion and income security are the themes for group discussion.  All participants including, experts, policy makers, academia from international organizations will have the opportunity to share their knowledge, plans and experiences to come up with comprehensive programmes for the elderly, 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 »

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 »

Launching ceremony of Farzanegan Foundation Portal, the joint UNFPA and State Welfare Organization initiative for older people

Farzanegan Foundation Portal, the joint initiative of UNFPA and State Welfare Organization was officially launched.  Dr. Salmannejad, Head of Secretariat of National Council of Older Persons, opened the ceremony explained the importance of this portal which has brought together all NGOs with help of technology for understanding and fulfilling the needs of older persons, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »