United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Dr. Leila Joudane, UNFPA Representative in the IRI meeting H.E. Dr. Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, the Minister of Health and Medical Education

Shortly before Nowruz 1397, the Iranian new year, Dr. Leila Joudane, UNFPA Representative in the Islamic Republic of Iran, met H.E. Dr. Hassan Ghazizadeh Hashemi, the  Minister of Health and Medical Education in his office. Before the start of the meeting, Dr. Joudane wished a happy new year to the Minister of Health and Medical Education and offered him a new year’s gift from UNFPA Iran, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Iran to Host 2018 Regional Conference on Population Ageing

I.R. of Iran to host 2018 biennium HelpAge Regional Conference on Population Ageing from 23-25 October 2018 (01–03 Aban 1397). UNFPA Iran and HelpAge International signed a trilateral memorandum of understanding with the Deputy Minister and Head of State Welfare Organization (SWO) on behalf of the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labour and Social Welfare, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

UN4U and briefing on UNFPA for University of Tehran students

On the occasion of World Day of Social Justice, 20 February 2018, United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) National Information Officer Mohammad Moghadam briefed some 25 students from Faculty of Law and Political Science of University of Tehran on UN, its history and main organs as well as UN agencies stationed in Iran at UN conference room on 21 February 2018, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

UNFPA & National Implementing Partners Review Achievement & Discuss Road Ahead

Annual Programme Review Meeting of the sixth Country Programme between UNFPA and the national implementing partners was Co-Chaired by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and UNFPA Representative, Dr. Leila Joudane on Wednesday 10 January 2018.  High level participation from all relevant national ministries and organizations provided a good forum to review the achievements and discuss the road ahead to achieve results, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »

Human Rights Day Symbolizes End of Orange Campaign

Every year, the international organizations launch campaigns on ending gender-based violence during the time between the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25 November) and Human Rights Day (10 December). This time period is known as the “16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence.”, AVA Diplomatic reports. Read More »