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  • World Refugee Day 2022

    World Refugee Day 2022

    World Refugee Day is an international day designated by the United Nations to honour refugees around the globe. It falls each year on June 20 and celebrates the strength and courage of people who have been forced to flee their home country to escape conflict or persecution. World Refugee Day is an occasion to build empathy and understanding for their plight and to recognize their resilience in rebuilding their lives.

  • Iran's Varzaneh awarded Wetland City Accreditation

    Iran's Varzaneh awarded Wetland City Accreditation

    When cities become more resilient and livable, they prevent risks from becoming catastrophes. One of the solutions for cities to maintain resilience is through retaining and reviving wetlands since well-functioning wetlands provide the best natural safety system against extreme weather events as they act as sponges soaking up flash floods and storm surges.

  • Isfahan all set to host International Film Festival for Children and Youth

    Isfahan all set to host International Film Festival for Children and Youth

    Referring to the willingness of the Municipality of Isfahan to host the International Film Festival for Children and Youth, the Director General of the Center for Communications and International Affairs of Isfahan Municipality, said, "Isfahan Municipality is primed to hold this festival as in the previous years. "

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  • Biggest Historiography Project of Kurdistan Released in Tehran

    Biggest Historiography Project of Kurdistan Released in Tehran

    The six-volume "Barzan Movement" written by contemporary journalist and history scholar, Bahram Valadbeigi, has been published by Saless Printing House in collaboration with Kurdistan Cultural Institute in Tehran.

  • Isfahan's Ghalamkari art in pictures

    Isfahan's Ghalamkari art in pictures

    One of the most captivating scenes described by travelers who recollect the memories of their beloved city of Isfahan is the image of the colorful hand block printed tablecloths with floral or geometric designs (Ghalamkari) hanging from the walls and ceilings of its old Bazaars.

  • Semirom; Iran's roof

    Semirom; Iran's roof

    Semirom is a County in the south of Isfahan province; with an altitude of more than 2500 meters above the sea level, it is considered as one of Iran's highest cities.

  • World Blood Donor Day 2022

    World Blood Donor Day 2022

    On 14 June every year, the global community marks World Blood Donor Day to focus on the gift of life from voluntary unpaid blood donors around the world. Once again, we, as WHO in the African Region, join the call for more people to become regular blood donors.

  • Isfahan, Niger to broaden cultural, economic ties

    Isfahan, Niger to broaden cultural, economic ties

    "During my visit to Isfahan, I spent time in different departments of Transportation, Urban Regeneration and Waste Management. I've been on a bit of trips to different parts of the world, and I find Isfahan's waste management system highly advanced," the Mayor of Niamey said.

  • Iranians mark birth anniversary of Imam Reza, condemn insulting remarks against Prophet Muhammad

    Iranians mark birth anniversary of Imam Reza, condemn insulting remarks against Prophet Muhammad

    A couple of thousand people gathered in Iran's capital ,Tehran, on Friday to observe the birth anniversary of Imam Reza, the eighth immaculate Imam, and to condemn the controversial film 'Holy Spider' as well as insulting remarks about Islam in India.

  • World handicrafts day

    World handicrafts day

    Considered as a hub for crafts and folk art, Isfahan is the third biggest city in Iran, with 1.5 million inhabitants. Its creative sector comprises the country’s most specialized craftpeople in 167 different disciplines, including carpet weaving, metalwork, woodwork, ceramics, painting and inlay works of various kinds.