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Joining forces to Save Iran’s Drying Wetlands

The future security and wellbeing of humanity is being challenged by a number of things relating to the environment. The concept of human security equates security with people rather than territory – with development rather than arms. In this sense, our security to have access to food and water, to breathe clean air as well […]

UNDP Advertises for Intern in Tehran

By John Lee. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has advertised the position of Intern for “Conservation of Iranian Wetlands Project”, offered by the Department of Environment, Tehran. Interested candidates should send their covering letter and resume – as a scanned attachment – to the mentioned email address or fax number in the TOR within the fixed application deadline. […]

Health Ministry addresses the Problem of Amphetamine Use

While opium use has been identified as the main drug problem in Iran for centuries, since a decade ago the country has encountered an emerging trend of stimulant use. The main stimulant of use in Iran is methamphetamine – a potent psychostimulant drug which its use is associated with increased risk of HIV transmission, psychosis […]

UNDP Advertises for Intern in Tehran

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has advertised for the position of Humanitarian Intern (Ref: UNOCHA001/2016) at UNOCHA in Tehran: Interested candidates should send their completed & signed P11 form with a covering letter – as a scanned attachment – to [email protected] within the fixed application deadline. The vacancy notice number should be referred in the application/ covering letter. Application deadline: […]

UNDP Advertises for Intern in Tehran

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has advertised for the position of Humanitarian Intern (Ref: UNOCHA001/2016) at UNOCHA in Tehran: Interested candidates should send their completed & signed P11 form with a covering letter – as a scanned attachment – to [email protected] within the fixed application deadline. The vacancy notice number should be referred in the application/ covering letter. (Source: UNDP)

Iranian NGOs win UN Equator Prize

Exciting news from the wetlands initiative in Iran: the Umbrella Group of Naghadeh NGOs is to receive one of the 21 awards of the coveted United Nations’ Equator Prize. The award will be conferred on 7 December at the COP21 event in Paris. This is the first time an organization from Iran receives this prestigious […]

More UNDP Jobs in Iran

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has advertised for a number of positions in Iran: National Consultant for Finalization and Design of Integrated Management Plans (IMPs) National Coordinating Consultant for Development of Sectoral Guidelines Technical Officer Project Focal Point Interested candidates should send their completed & signed P11 form with a covering letter – as a scanned attachment – […]

Hope Rises for Karoun River

Karoun River is situated in west of Iran and it is 950 km long. An expert team from Geneva Canton Water Department recently visited Karun River in Khuzestan to closely view the current situation of the watershed and assess possible cooperation with UNDP and Khuzestan Water and Power Department on renaturation of this important river. […]

UNDP Recruiting in Iran

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has advertised for the position of Training and Stakeholder Engagement Coordinator in Chalus. Please click here to download full details. (Source: UNDP)

UNDP Recruits for Roles in Tehran

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has advertised for two jobs in Tehran: Technical Officer – click here for details; Procurement Clerk – click here for details. (Source: UNDP)  

Rouhani on Sustainable Development Goals

At the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit on 25 September, more than 150 world leaders adopted the new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will support governments around the world in tackling the new agenda and taking it forward over the next 15 years. […]