• sandstorm conf Today 16:04

    Iran to hold intl. conf. on combating sand storms

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – Iran is organizing a three-day international conference on combating sand and dust storms in July, with participation of representatives from over 30 countries across the world.

  • Dr. Pourzarandi 2017-06-08 14:06


    Greenhouse to grow by 45% by 2030

    TEHRAN, Jun. 08 (MNA) – IUESA Head Dr. Pourzarandi said one of the solutions to achieve sustainable development was preventing environmental hazards.

  • یوزپلنگ های وحشی باغ وحش استرالیا 2017-05-05 17:56

    Iranian cheetah ready for mating

    TEHRAN, May. 05 (MNA) – An environment official in Iran’s Semnan province told the media that a male Iranian cheetah has been filmed while trying to mate.

  • nor 2017-03-29 16:49

    Oslo, Tehran after stronger environmental coop.

    TEHRAN, Mar. 29 (MNA) – Norwegian climate minister has stressed the importance of expanding cooperation between Iran and Norway in promoting environmental agreements and reducing pollution caused by oil and gas industry.

  • آبياری غرقابی مزارع گندم 2017-03-15 19:36

    FAO to help resolve Iran’s water crisis

    TEHRAN, Mar. 15 (MNA) – Deputy Minister for Agriculture Alimorad Akbari has reported on cooperation between Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Iran to alleviate existing water crisis.

  • 1444 2017-03-14 09:00

    Documentary film '1444' to go on screen in summer

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Directed by Mehdi Bagheri, documentary film 1444, a warning about environmental destruction, is going to go on screen some time this summer in Iran.

  • غرس نهال به مناسبت گرامیداشت هفته منابع طبیعی و روز درختکاری 2017-03-05 12:15

    Pres. Rouhani:

    Social prosperity subject to ‘environmental health’

    TEHRAN, Mar. 05 (MNA) – President Hassan Rouhani has urged every individual to protect and expand green areas inside the country as healthy environment will guarantee happiness and vitality of the nation.

  • رزمایش 2017-02-26 10:34

    Massive naval drill kicks off

    TEHRAN, Feb. 26 (MNA) – Iran’s Navy has begun the biggest naval drill codenamed ‘Velayat 95’ which is staged in North Indian Ocean to the 10° latitude.

  • IUESA 2017-02-25 21:27

    IUESA head:

    Environmental standards of US cities require 3 earth planets

    TEHRAN, Feb. 25 (MNA) – The president of Iran Urban Economics Scientific Association (IUESA) Dr. Mohammad Hossein Pourzarandi said "if all countries want to have environmental standard of the US cities, we may need three earth planets."

  • zarif 2017-02-24 17:05

    Zarif urges intl. coop. on environment

    TEHRAN, Feb. 24 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Minister Zarif while inviting all neighboring countries to collaborate with Iran on environmental projects, said the move is not only an environmental need but also a security imperative.

  • گور خر ایرانی 2017-02-13 21:34

    Wildlife subject of minister, ranger verbal fisting

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – Minister of Industries, Mines, and Trade has lampooned environmentalist activists’ concerns over the spoiling of the pristine habitats of Persian wild ass.

  • ارمنستان 2016-12-21 16:17


    Free trade Iran’s priority with Eurasian countries

    TEHRAN, Dec. 21 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has said Armenia would provide Iran with a venue to improve free trade.

  • Ebtekar 2016-12-12 15:17

    Iran to expand environmental coop. with Belgium on Ebtekar’s visit

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s Department of Environment, Masoumeh Ebtekar, has set off for Belgium on Mon. to sign an MoU on environmental cooperation between Tehran and Brussels.

  • bws 2016-11-27 21:17

    Iran to attend Budapest Water Summit 2016

    TEHRAN, Nov. 27 (MNA) – Iran's ambassador to Hungary said Deputy Energy Minister Meidani will represent Iran at the second Budapest Water Summit (BWS) on November 28.

  • unido 2016-11-13 14:50

    UNIDO to help Iran achieve sustainable industrial development

    TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (MNA) – United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) aims to assist Iran in in assessing impact of energy, environmental policies on industrial development.

  • appced 2016-11-12 11:36

    Iran’s ‘Tabesh’ appointed APPCED Secretary General

    TEHRAN, Nov. 12 (MNA) – During the 18th General Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentarians Conference on Environment and Development (APPCED) in South Korea, Mohammdreza Tabesh was elected as the Secretary General for the next two years.

  • فنلاند.jpg 2016-10-26 14:45

    Iran, Finland sign 4 MoUs in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Oct. 26 (MNA) – Iran and Finland sealed four cooperation documents on energy, communications and technology, environment and investment.

  • رهاسازی آقا شارلی / فک خزر 2016-10-18 22:07

    By: Ehsan Ghanbarpour

    Charlie, the sea lion, returns home in Caspian Sea

    BANDAR TURKMEN, Oct. 18 (MNA) – Parinaz Izadyar, cinema celebrity and a group of environmentalist activists have participated in a ceremonial releasing of Charlie the sea lion and the sole Caspian mammalian, in Bandar Turkmen in Golestan province, Saturday.

  • تیموتی شاو 2016-10-16 20:09

    Prof. of Intl. Relations:

    Arab Spring ‘product of neglect of human security’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 16 (MNA) – A distinguished professor of conflict resolution has said there has been a shift of paradigm from prioritizing state security to security of the citizens.

  • نشست معاونت علمی 2016-10-11 17:11

    Iran, Austria form joint technology working group

    TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (MNA) – The first meeting of Iran-Austria Joint Working Group on Technology was held in Tehran under the five-year roadmap for the two countries.

  • کراپ‌شده - یوزپلنگ ایرانی 2016-10-06 17:53

    Dana Insurance works with UNDP in Asiatic Cheetah Project

    TEHRAN, Oct. 06 (MNA) – Dana Insurance Co. has made its second installment of contribution to ambitious project to protect one of the most valuable large cats, Asiatic Cheetah.

  • ابتکار 2016-09-13 22:47

    Austria, Iran sign environment coop. MoU

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – Iranian VP Ebtekar who is visiting Vienna signed an MoU, jointly with Agriculture Minister of Austria Andrä Rupprechter, to expand environmental cooperation between Iran and Austria.

  • Claude Bartolone 2016-09-08 13:48

    Bartolone visits Iran’s historical ex-capital Isfahan

    TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) – The President of French National Assembly Bartolone who is visiting Iran, travelled to the historic city of Isfahan on Wednesday and met with the Governor-general of the province.

  • کراپ‌شده - افعی دم عنکبوتی 2016-08-15 10:31

    VIDEO: Persian spider-tailed horned viper

    TEHRAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – The spider-tailed horned viper is a unique species endemic to western Iran that uses its ‘spider-tail’ to lure in preys. When a defenseless bird approaches its tail in hopes of finding a delicious spider, the viper gets hold of the bird in a swift movement and kills it. The species was first described in 2006, and captured on film for the first time in 2015 as part of a documentary on reptiles in Iran.

  • خودروی خورشیدی غزال سه 2016-08-08 16:54

    Persian Gazelle IV to follow suit of sister Gazelle III

    TEHRAN, Aug. 08 (MNA) – With the success and publicity Persian Gazelle III, Iran’s first edition of solar car, now plans have projected development of its sister Persian Gazelle IV.

  • کراپ‌شده - ابتکار و قربانف در جمهوری آذربایجان 2016-08-08 16:26

    Iran, Azerbaijan addresses Caspian pollution

    BAKU, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Iran’s head of Department of Environment has discussed with his Azeri counterpart joint application of Hirkani forests of the Caspian Sea for registration in UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  •   2016-08-06 18:14

    Persepolis threatened by drought, land subsidence

    SHIRAZ, Aug. 06 (MNA) – Agricultural activity in the villages near Persepolis historical complex had exacerbated already tense situation in the land subsidence as a result of droughts and unregulated use of underground water.

  • food chain 2016-08-06 16:28

    Researchers study biological transfer in food chain

    TEHRAN, Aug. 06 (MNA) – Iranian researchers investigated the possibility of biological transference of nanoparticles in a simplified marine food chain whose results can be used in increasing safety in food chain and environment.

  • south korea-iran 2016-08-06 10:57

    S Korea sends delegates to Iran to expand market

    SEJONG, Aug. 06 (MNA) – The South Korean government sent a group of delegates to Iran to support local environmental enterprises in making inroads into the largely untapped market.

  • مکس کالدران دونده کویر یوزپلنگ ایرانی 2016-07-27 15:10

    ‘Son of Desert’ to explore Iranian central desert: planned for 2017

    TEHRAN, Jul. 27 (MNA) – Italian famous desert-trotter has decided to come to Iran and explore the road not taken by any human being in the history of the desert: to cover on foot the central desert of Iran which stretches 400km north-south.