News & Events 2019-10-08T14:47:20+03:30

Iran spring flood situation

Recent floods in Iran, especially in Khuzestan province and the western watershed, have been a heavy and damaging experience for Iran. Considering the importance of learning lessons and gaining experience, satellite imagery and flood alert system reports of the European Union, presented here. A report of four weeks of floods using maps was [...]

16th April, 2019|

Comparison of recent floods in Iran with the 2007 flood of Britain

Comparison of recent floods in Iran with the 2007 flood of Britain Ali Chavoshian Director of Regional Centre on Urban Water Management Many authorities have been talking about recent floods inundations happening in March 2019 in Iran, comparing them with events in U.S.A or Japan. Regardless of these [...]

13th April, 2019|

The World Water Development Report (WWDR 2019)

The World Water Development Report (WWDR 2019) The 2019 edition of the World Water Development Report (WWDR 2019) entitled “leaving No One Behind” seeks to inform policy and decision-makers, inside and outside the water community, how improvement and access to water supply and sanitation services are essential to overcoming poverty and addressing various [...]

22nd March, 2019|

The First Session of National Hyrdrological Committee for UNESCO

The First Session of National Hyrdrological Committee for UNESCO The first session of "National Hydrological Committee for UNESCO" was held on 23rd of January 2019 by participation of member organizations' representatives and chairing H.E. Dr. Reza Ardakanian, the Minister of Energy of Iran and Chairman of National Hydrological [...]

26th January, 2019|

“International Training Workshop on Adaptation to Water Scarcity and Basin-connected Cities” 8th Asian G-WADI & 2nd IDI Expert Group Meetings

“International Training Workshop on Adaptation to Water Scarcity and Basin-connected Cities” 8th Asian G-WADI & 2nd IDI Expert Group Meetings Two international training workshops entitled as “Adaptation to Water Scarcity” and “Basin-connected Cities” were held as side events of the 2nd International Drought Initiative (IDI) expert [...]

23rd December, 2018|

5 informational policies for a prosperous and sustainable world

5 transformational policies for a prosperous and sustainable world In a talk about how we can build a robust future without wrecking the planet, sustainability expert Johan Rockström debuts the Earth3 model -- a new methodology that combines the UN Sustainable Development Goals with the nine planetary boundaries, [...]

23rd October, 2018|

The Ministry of Energy’s Water Research Institute series of expert group meetings

The series of expert meetings of Ministry of Energy’s Water Research Institute First meeting: Water-based drinking water Panel members: Dr. Mohammad Mojabi - Chairman of the Environment Committee of the Expediency Council Dr Farzampour Asghar Sangachin - Head of Department of Environment at the National Planning and Budget Organization Dr. [...]

23rd October, 2018|