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Launching ceremony of the joint project between the DoE, EU and UNDP in Hamoun Area

The European Union (EU) has allocated EUR 10 million to support the Government of Islamic Republic of Iran’s efforts to boost socio-economic development in Sistan and Baluchestan, restore Hamoun…  


Forbes interview with UNDP Iran Resident Representative, Mr. Claudio Providas

Forbes' interview with UNDP Iran Resident Representative on Lake Urmia.  


Women in Urmia are sewing face masks and gowns to help frontline medical workers in Iran

Women in Chopoghlou village, south of Lake Urmia, have been sewing masks and gowns to support those at the forefront of the COVID-19 pandemic.  


UN sets out COVID-19 social and economic recovery plan

With economies stumbling and unemployment soaring, UN ramps up plans for social and economic recovery alongside WHO-led health response.  


Iran: European Union and UNDP to support the restoration of the Hamoun wetlands

The European Union (EU) provided EUR 10 million to support the restoration of the transboundary Hamoun wetlands at the Iran-Afghanistan border  


Going mobile: using harm reduction centers to prevent the spread of COVID-19 outbreak in Iran

UNDP and the Welfare Organization (WO) joined forces to support government-led response efforts by conducting preventive and precautionary measure activities in harm reduction centers – specifically…  


COVID-19 pandemic

UNDP is working with its partners to combat the spread of the disease and to support the most affected countries where health systems are weakest and people are at their most vulnerable.  


Three-day consultative meeting held to develop Iran’s 5th National Strategic Plan of HIV/AIDS

A technical-consultative meeting for development of the 5th NSP of HIV/AIDS in Iran for the period of 2020-2024 was held from 2 to 4 November in Bandar Abbas.  


Enhancement of National HIV Response with Focus on Target Beneficiary Groups in line with the fourth National Strategic Plan (NSP) 2015-2019

The partnership with the Global Fund started with an HIV grant in 2005 to strengthen surveillance and monitoring, disseminate information about HIV, reduce HIV risk and vulnerability, and improve…  


Iranian technical experts and physicians trained on tuberculosis active case finding

136 Iranian technical experts, physicians and heads of communicable disease control units of University of Medical Sciences are involved in awareness-raising workshop on tuberculosis active case…  

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