Impacting Lives

  • UN Equator Prize Goes to Naghadeh NGO Supported by GEF SGP/UNDP
    Nov 30, 2015

    xciting news from the wetlands initiative in Iran: the Umbrella Group of Naghadeh NGOs is to receive one of the 21 awards of the coveted United Nations’ Equator Prize.

  • UNDP Iran: Ozone project success story
    Sep 17, 2017

    The "HCFC Phase-out Management Plan for Iran" project main target is to phase-down and ultimately phase-out the use in Iran of HCFCs to comply with the Montreal Protocol’s controlling targets through a harmonized national strategy.

  • Video clip released on Lake Urmia restoration efforts
    Dec 8, 2015

    A recently launched clip demonstrates the efforts of a joint project between the Government of Japan, Iran's Department of Environment and UNDP.

  • Women of South Khorasan: sources of inspiration
    Mar 30, 2016

    In commemoration of Iran national Women’s Day – a day to reflect on progress made and to celebrate acts of courage and determination by ordinary women who have played an extraordinary role in their communities – we are telling Fatemeh and Esmat’s stories.

  • “Farming is a profession of hope”
    Feb 24, 2016

    Farmers around Lake Urmia basin are engaged in a participatory sustainable agriculture project - joint initiative between UNDP, Government of Iran supported by Government of Japan.

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