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

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|

Director of the National Commission for UNESCO’s Natural Sciences, was appointed

Director of the National Commission for UNESCO's Natural Sciences, was appointed With the decree of the Secretary-General of the UNESCO-Iran Commission and in line with the prospect of development, expansion and realization of the goals of the commission, and in view of the importance of promoting public awareness on the maintenance and preservation [...]

13th October, 2018|

International Conference on Water and City

International Conference on Water and City is going to be held  on 3-6 September in Yazd, Iran. The main themes of the Conference will be on: HYDRAULIC SYSTEMS AND THE IRANIAN CIVILIZATION INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCES IN HYDRAULIC SYSTEMS LEARNING FROM HISTORY: HYDRAULIC SYSTEMS AND URBAN CIVILIZATION WATER ENGINEERING & ARCHITECTURE IN LAND PLANNING [...]

4th September, 2018|

Conference: Water Management in Islamic Countries Forum

Conference: Water Management in Islamic Countries Forum Date: 19 – 20 February 2007 Venue: Tehran, Iran Co-organizers: RCUWM-Tehran, UNESCO, ISESCO, PWUT Participating Countries/ Organizations: Afghanistan, Algeria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Morocco, Oman, Pakistan, Thailand, Turkmenistan Number of Participants: 160 Number of Female Participants: 33 (21%) Objectives/Outcomes: [...]

1st September, 2018|

Workshop: Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources Management in Region

Workshop: Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources Management in Region Date: 13-16 October 2008 Venue: Damascus, Syria Co-organizers: RCUWM-Tehran, PCRWR, UNESCO-IHP Participating Countries/ Organizations: Afghanistan, China, Egypt, Germany, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Sudan, Syria, Tajikistan, and Turkmenistan Number of Participants: 30 Number of Female Participants: 4 (14%) [...]

1st September, 2018|