Call for entries: Through young eyes - photo competition for UN World Wildlife Day 2017
Jan 14, 2017
The United Nations World Wildlife Day 2017 (WWD2017) will be celebrated on 3 March under the theme “Listen to the young voices”. The CITES Secretariat, as the facilitator for the global celebration of the Day, launched today a photo competition for the youth around the world titled “Through young eyes”.
UNDP expert supports Iran in preparation for forthcoming Sustainable Development Goals report in UN New York
Jan 9, 2017
Following its decision to deliver its own self-assessment report, in July 2017, on progress made on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Iran has engaged in consultations on the way in which the report will be prepared. On 9 January, here in Tehran, Iran’s National Committee on Sustainable Development (NCSD) – the entity overseeing SDG implementation in Iran – consulted extensively with civil society organizations, academia, the private sector and the United Nations, on the contents of the report and how Iran would, in future, hold itself accountable to the international community on SDG implementation.
New UN chief Guterres pledges to make 2017 'a year for peace'
Jan 1, 2017
On his first day at the helm of the United Nations, Secretary-General António Guterres today pledged to make 2017 a year for peace.
World Politics Review interview with UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Iran
Dec 6, 2016
The World Politics Review recently published an interview with the UN Resident Coordinator in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr. Gary Lewis. The topic of the interview was climate change.
Khabaronline hosts a media event on the occasion of World AIDS Day
Dec 3, 2016
On the occasion of World AIDS Day, a media event was hosted by Khabaronline in which the UN Resident Coordinator in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr. Gary Lewis, and the UNAIDS Country Director, Dr. Fardad Doroudi participated.
“Iran ready to cooperate with regional countries to tackle sand and dust storms”: Iran Vice President at COP22
Nov 18, 2016
During a side-event held at COP22 in Marrakech, Vice-President and Head of Iran's Department of Environment said: "Iran ready to cooperate with regional countries to tackle sand and dust storms.
Summary report on UNDP and UN Environment Sand and Dust Storm side event at COP22
Nov 16, 2016
A short summary report of UNDP Iran and UN Environment side-event on Sand and Dust Storms at COP22 in Marrakech.
Announcement: UNDP and UN Environment to hold a joint event on Dust and Sand Storms at COP22 in Marrakech
Nov 14, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) jointly with the United Nations Environment will hold a side-event on the “Sand and Dust Storms” at COP22 in Marrakech on 15th November from 11:00 – 12:00 at UNDP Pavilion – Blue Zone.
A Time of High Ambition
Sep 29, 2016
This report charts the breadth of our support to Asia Pacific governments and people in 2015-2016.
Free malaria diagnostic and therapeutic services to greenhouse Afghan workers in Jiroft
Sep 26, 2016
In the Islamic Republic of Iran, the national malaria program is at the stage of pre-elimination of malaria therefore early malaria diagnosis is an important aspect of the national malaria elimination program of the country especially in the southeast of the country where re-introduction of malaria is at high risk due to population movements.