Iran’s Department of Environment



  • 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.

  • georgia 2017-04-22 13:25

    Tehran, Tbilisi ink 3 MoUs

     TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Islamic Republic of Iran and Georgia have signed three cooperation agreements in sports, agriculture and ICT sectors.

  • پرچم ایران و عراق 2017-04-17 16:08

    Iran, Iraq to set up joint center for dust suppression

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17(MNA) – Deputy head of the Department of Environment pointing to the meeting of environmental representatives of Iran and Iraq on Sunday, said the two sides decided to launch a joint center for inhibiting and reducing the damages of dust pollution.

  • کراپ‌شده - گرد و غبار 2017-03-06 16:46

    High-profile session addresses environmental pollution

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – How would high-profile session succeed in effectively addressing pressing issues of airborne particles which have jeopardized the daily life of people in Khuzestan and other provinces in varying degrees?

  • 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.

  • مشاهد دو قلاده پلنگ در منطقه شکار ممنوع پرور مهدیشهر 2017-01-25 13:36

    Oshtornakouh; a safe refuge for Persian Leopard

    KHORRAMABAD, Jan. 25 (MNA) – Oshtorankouh or Sanowbaran, a part of Zagros massifs with breath-taking scenery is home to valuable large cat Persian Leopard and other wildlife species.

  • بررسی لایحه هوای پاک با حضور علی لاریجانی و معصومه ابتکار 2016-12-05 13:58

    By: Mohsen Norouzifard

    Parliament reviews Clean Air Act

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Meeting of Iranian Parliament Committee on Agriculture was held on Monday, attended by Speaker Ali Larijani and Vice President and head of Iran's Department of Environment Masoumeh Ebtekar to review the Clean Air Act.

  • 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.

  • کراپ‌شده - پلنگ و گاو در سیاهکل 2016-08-13 12:06

    Camera trap captures Persian leopard

    TEHRAN, Aug. 13 (MNA) – A giant Iranian leopard has been framed by a camera trap while revisiting its prey in Siahkal jungles.

  • ابتکار 2016-07-03 16:39

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    Parliament holds open session

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – Iranian MPs gathered together in an open session on Sunday, which was attended by Head of Iran’s Environment Department Masoumeh Ebtekar and ITC Minister Mahmoud Vaezi.

  • کراپ‌شده - معصومه ابتکار 2016-05-17 10:15

    Ebtekar in Seoul to sign environmental MoU

    SEOUL, May 17 (MNA) – South Korea and Iran will sign a memorandum of understanding on environmental cooperation in Seoul later this week, South Korean environment ministry here said Monday.

  • کمیسیونر محیط زیست، امور دریایی و شیلات اتحادیه اروپا 2016-04-18 09:41

    EU commissioners ‘hail helping Iran’s economy, environment’

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s head of Department of Environment has received in two different session two European commissioners, where she has waged efforts to secure their active role in addressing Iran’s pressing issues of environmental destruction.

  • دیدار رئیس کمیته روابط خارجی پارلمان فنلاند با ابتکار 2016-04-12 11:12

    Iran seeks Finland’s coop. in environmental protection

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Iran’s head of Environmental Protection Organization and chief of the Finnish Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee conferred on environmental cooperation on Mon. in Tehran.

  • پل معلق مشگین شهر 2016-03-27 20:37

    Meshgin Shahr, a horn of plenty for tourism

    MESHGIN SHAHR, Mar. 27 (MNA) – A host of natural beauties and attractions have bestowed upon the city an aura of history as well as making the city a magnet of many lovers of nature.

  • persian leopard 2016-03-16 21:02

    Persian Leopard covered by insurance policy

    TEHRAN, Mar. 16 (MNA) – An insurance company has provided an insurance policy to cover Persian Leopard in coordination with Department of Environment.

  • سومین همایش ملی حقوق محیط زیست 2016-03-06 14:51

    3rd Natl. Conf. on Environmental Rights

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – The third National Conference on Environmental Rights was held here on Sunday, attended by Iranian Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadegh Amoli Larijani and Vice President and Head of Iran's Department of Environment Masoumeh Ebtekar.

  • همایش روز جهانی تالاب ها 2016-02-03 11:26

    By: Alieh Saadatpour

    World Wetlands Day Conference in Isfahan

    ISFAHAN, Feb. 03 (MNA) – The World Wetlands Day Conference kicked off on Tuesday in Isfahan, attended by Head of the Department of Environment Massoumeh Ebtekar. Paying a visit to Gavkhouni wetland, the attendees were welcomed and accompanied by local people, whose women have a tradition of wearing white hijab.

  • کوشکی و دلبر یوزپلنگ ایرانی 2015-12-06 20:18

    UN envoy in Iran:

    Asiatic cheetah extinction trend reversed

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – UN resident coordinator in Iran has said cooperation between Department of Environment and the Conservation of Asiatic Cheetah Project has reversed the extinction trend among Asiatic cheetahs.

  •   2015-11-24 15:04

    Tehran hosts round-table on environmental challenges

    TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) – A regional workshop and roundtable discussion to explore different approaches to overcoming environmental sustainability challenges is taking place in Iran November 22- 25.

  • محمد جواد ظریف 2015-11-11 11:32


    Security not to be gained at any price

    TEHRAN, Nov. 11 (MNA) – Criticizing the West’s double standards, Iran’s foreign minister said one cannot achieve security at the cost of sparking insecurity in other countries.

  • Ebtekar 2015-10-28 10:33

    Ebtekar, ECO chief stress coop. on environmental issues

    TEHRAN, Oct. 27 (MNA) – In a meeting between Iran’s head of Department of Environment Ebtekar and Secretary General of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Khalil Akcha, the two sides held talks on environmental issues and expanding mutual cooperation.

  • Ebtekar 2015-10-19 21:08

    Iran determined to adopt new environment policies

    TEHRAN, Oct. 19 (MNA) – Iran’s VP Ebtekar commented on the alignment of domestic environmental policies with global plans like the SDGs.

  •     2015-09-12 23:17

    Rinderpest takes tolls on wild goats in Zanjan

    ZANJAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – The head of provincial Department of Environment in Zanjan has said 65 wild goats have died of rinderpest.

  • ابتکار کراپ شده 2015-09-08 17:56

    Consensus made on Iran deal: Ebtekar

    TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s Department of Environment Masoumeh Ebtekar has said that in Iran there exists a consensus on JCPOA calling for fair and balanced execution of nuclear deal.

  • Ebtekar 2015-09-08 16:06

    'N-deal not divisive, but unifying'

    PARIS, Sep. 08 (MNA) – Vice President and Head of Environment Department Masoumeh Ebtekar, in Paris to attend a ministerial meeting on climate change, has talked to French TV France 24. She underlines that Iranians have a general consensus on the nuclear agreement and the deal has helped to unify different factions and parties.

  • iran-netherlands 2015-08-19 20:47

    Iran, Netherlands to cooperate on environment

    TEHRAN, Aug. 19 (MNA) – An Iranian environment official announced plans to promote cooperation with the Netherlands in improving conditions in industries and the natural environment.

  • تصویر برداری از یک قلاده پلنگ در منطقه شکار ممنوع خنار 2015-08-15 22:34

    3rd Persian leopard spotted in Semnan

    SEMNAN, Aug. 15 (MNA) – The head of Mahdishahr local Department of Environment Office has said a third Persian leopard has been spotted within a month.

  • جشن تیرگان در رینه آمل 2015-07-25 12:35

    By: Faezeh Salimi

    Tiregân, Damavand national day celebration

    AMOL, Jul. 25 (MNA) – Tiregân feast and Damavand National Day were celebrated on Friday at the side hills of the beautiful peak. The event was attended by Head of Iran’s Department of Environment Masoumeh Ebtekar.