Early malaria diagnosis in Bushehr through multi-sectoral approach
Jul 10, 2016
In the south of the Islamic Republic of Iran, one of the main obstacles to early malaria diagnosis is the population movement of foreign seasonal building workers from endemic neighboring countries.
Efforts to improve livelihoods and contribute to restoration of Lake Urmia bear fruit
Jun 26, 2016
Recently a delegation from Embassy of Japan, Department of Environment, Ministry of Agriculture Jihad and UNDP visited East Azerbaijan and Lake Urmia.
Film Screening of Environmental Documentaries of GEF Small Grants Programme
Jun 21, 2016
We are pleased to share with you the film screening schedule for GEF SGP documentaries.
UN helps Iran protect its environment in five main areas
Jun 9, 2016
World Environment Day was commemorated at United Nations Common Premises in the presence of Game Guards and the renown Iranian actor, Rambod Javan.
“We have not felt so fragile in the world as we do now” – Special Advisor to UN Secretary-General on the SDGs said in Iran
Jun 5, 2016
Dr. Jeffrey Sachs, Special Advisor to the United Nations Secretary-General on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) recently visited Iran and attended an event at the Department of Environment where he launched a SDGs book.
Screening of GEF SGP/UNDP documentary films in 5th Green Film Festival of Iran
May 17, 2016
The Green Film Festival of Iran has invited SGP to showcase some of its project documentaries as a model for participatory and sustainable development projects.
Iran is a pioneer country in the region to eliminate malaria
May 16, 2016
Dr. Allan Schapira, member of the highest technical team in WHO/HQ met Mr. Gary Lewis, United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative.
Heroes in small villages
May 4, 2016
In order to increase protection against Malaria - particularly among marginalized people in remote areas - the involvement of the local community members was planned and practiced in National Malaria Elimination Program and supported by Global Fund malaria project of UNDP.
End Malaria for Good
Apr 26, 2016
On 25th April, the University of Medical Sciences in Hamedan held an event to commemorate WMD2016. Present at the event were; government officials, academia, media, representatives from the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNDP.
Japan makes third contribution to support restoration efforts in Lake Urmia
Apr 5, 2016
Government of Japan continues to support restoration efforts in Lake Urmia by contributing USD 1 million to UNDP.