• Siberian crane 2017-11-25 11:33

    Last western Siberian crane ‘Omid’ lands in Iran  

    SARI, Nov. 25 (MNA) – The last remaining western Siberian crane ‘Omid’ has returned to its winter home in Iran for the tenth consecutive year after a twenty-day delay.

  • به کجا می رویم؟ 2017-11-11 16:20

    ‘Where Are We Going?’ to vie at Russia’s Green Vision filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 11 (MNA) – Reza Majlesi’s documentary ‘Where Are We Going?’, which warns about waste disposal, will be screened in the 22nd intl. environmental film festival ‘Green Vision’ in Russia.

  •  انیمیشن «آدم خانگی» 2017-10-22 12:24

    ‘Pet Man’ nominated at Spanish filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) – Iranian animated short ‘Pet Man’, directed by Marzieh Abrar Paidar has been nominated to receive the Golden Sun award at Spain’s International Environmental Film Festival also known as FICMA.

  • انیمیشن آدم خانگی 2017-10-07 13:39

    ‘Pet Man’ among top 10 animations in Austria Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (MNA) – Iranian animated short ‘Pet Man’, directed by Marzieh Abrar Paidar, made it to the list of top 10 animations by Innsbruck Nature Film Festival.

  • Es'hagh Al-e-Habib 2017-10-03 10:05

    Iran’s UN envoy:

    ME wars impede achieving sustainable development

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to United Nations said Mon. that ongoing wars in the Middle East are a hindrance to sustainable development, adding that such wars have extensively spread poverty in the region.   

  • فولکس واگن 2017-08-30 20:36

    2020; launch of new chapter in VW history

    TEHRAN, Aug. 30 (MNA) – Environmentally friendly vehicles are highly under spotlight in these years as the global climate change is winning the concerns of the public opinion across the globe.

  • دوچرخه سوار المانی بام بوبستی 2017-08-29 15:42

    By: Asghar Khamseh

    Cyclist Basti Gutmann in Iran for his nature tour

    TEHRAN, Aug. 29 (MNA) – Basti Gutmann, a German cyclist who is traveling across the globe by self-built bamboo-bike and with themes of sustainability and "plant for the planet", is now in Iranian capital, after visiting NW Iran .

  • پاکسازی ساحل شهر واجارگاه 2017-08-28 21:14

    Beach cleaners pay tribute to Mandela

    TEHRAN, Aug. 28 (MNA) – environmentalist activists who cleaned a coast in north of Iran marked their contribution to nature as a tribute to late South Africa’s hero, Nelson Mandela.

  • FAO 2017-08-14 21:00

    FAO advocates on role of soils for offsetting aviation emissions

    TEHRAN, Aug. 14 (MNA) – Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) recently released a publication that highlights the importance of soil carbon sequestration as an option for offsetting international aviation CO2 emissions.

  • fao forest 2017-07-31 08:48

    FAO introduces new guidelines on monitoring forest resources

    TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) – FAO has developed new guidelines aimed at helping countries develop strong National Forest Monitoring Systems, which are key to measure progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

  • landscape 2017-07-09 22:15

    By: Mohammad Moheimany

    Minimal landscapes of Iran

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Pictures recorded from natural landscapes and surrounding environments in Landscape and Minimal styles.

  • Dubai 2017-07-05 23:33

    Dubai Intl. award for best practices in association with UN-Habitat

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – The Dubai Municipality and UN-Habitat have launched “The Dubai International Award for Best Practices” competition on Best Practices.

  • sandstorm conf 2017-06-24 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.