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UNIC adds important programme docs to online library -- 5 February 2014
Three e-publications about UN activities in Iran have been added to our online library. Our online library consists of some UN and DPI information materials ...

Everything you always wanted to know about the United Nations: for students at intermediate and secondary Levels-- 04 February 2014
Everything you always wanted to know about the United Nations" is an informative and attractive booklet, is a great tool for introducing students to the United Nations (UN).It has been designed to enable students at intermediate and secondary levels to learn more about the United Nations, its work and achievements...

Cheetah logo unveiled on Iran national football team's uniform for 2014 World Cup-- 03 February 2014
On February 1st the new Iran 2014 World Cup kits were unveiled at a ceremony held at Olympic Hotel in Tehran. Among the attendees were government officials, football players, Iranian celebrities, diplomats including ambassadors of various countries, journalists as well as the United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative, Mr. Gary Lewis...

Saving the Imperiled Hamouns of Eastern Iran-- 02 February 2014
"Angels will kiss the hands of those who help us," the man said. The face behind the handshake was grizzled and weathered. The tanned, leathery skin bespoke years of harshness. The fisherman's eyes welled with suppressed tears. He yearned for a time when his life was one of plenty. Lakes brimmed with water, he told me. And fish. His children were happy, and life was good.I was so moved by his story that I impolitely forgot to ask his name. He wanted me to listen and then tell the world about the desperate conditions in Iran’s harshest, poorest region: the Hamoun wetlands of Sistan. ...

UN opens global call for nominations to identify local sustainable development solutions that can change the world-- 30 January 2014
A United Nations-led partnership that "shines a spotlight" on local sustainable development innovations, on 22nd January launched its global call for nominations ...

UNIC Tehran holds workshop on finding UN information-- 27 January 2014
The United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) in Tehran, together with the Iranian Association of UN Studies held a workshop entitled "Finding UN Information and ...

Norway & Qatar have a share in the life of refugees in Iran-- 27 January 2014
"We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give", hence donations can go a long way… Have you ever thought of the importance of going to school and having a job? ...

UNFPA Supports Infertility Congress-- 27 January 2014
In January 2013, UNFPA supported the 6th National Congress on Reproductive and Infertility Updates, organized by the Iranian Reproductive Health Research Centre (IRHRC) ...

Challenges to and from the Environment in Iran-- 25 January 2014
On January 18th the United Nations Resident Coordinator in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr. Gary Lewis delivered the keynote speech at the Royal Geographical Society at a Symposium entitled...

UN4U and UN briefing session for Tehran Municipality staff members-- 22 January 2014
As part of UNIC Tehran’s UN4U activities, NIO Mohammad Moghadam briefed some 13 members of Disaster Risk Reduction Committee of Tehran Municipality on 22 January 2014...

WFP Executive Director wraps up two-day visit in Iran-- 22 January 2014
Yesterday, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Executive Director, Ms. Ertharin Cousin wrapped up a two-day visit to the host country of second-largest population...

Dr. Mehmet Hulki Uz visited Iran Daily-- 21 January 2014
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Resident Representative in Iran Dr. Mehmet Hulki Uz (2nd L), accompanied...

UN Iran honours lives lost on 17 January attack in Afghanistan-- 20 January 2014
The United Nations (UN) team in the Islamic Republic of Iran gathered together today to honour the four UN colleagues who lost their lives in a senseless attack...

UN World Food Programme Executive Director visiting Iran-- 20 January 2014
TEHRAN – Ertharin Cousin, the United Nations World Food Programme’s (WFP) Executive Director, has arrived for a 2-day visit to Iran. During her trip to the capital....

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