Water Crisis



  • Reza Hakan Tekin 2017-07-06 11:58

    Turkish ambassador:

    Turkey's sovereign right on water use 'not a shareable commodity'

    TEHRAN, Jul. 06 (MNA) – Turkish Ambassador to Iran Reza Hakan Tekin claimed that Turkey's dams on the Tigris and the Euphrates has no negative impact on the environment of the downstream countries.

  • Ocean 2017-06-07 15:41

    UN turns attention to water problems

    NEW YORK, Jun. 07 (MNA) – The United Nations was inundated on Tuesday by water issues: The Ocean Conference focused on rising, polluted seas while the Security Council examined the threat to international peace and security by conflicts involving fresh water that crosses borders.

  • 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.

  • تصفیه خانه فاضلاب سنندج 2017-02-27 13:36

    Iran seeks German partnership in water treatment

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – An official has voiced readiness of Energy Ministry to launch partnership with German firms for refurbishing Iran’s water and wastewater treatment facilities.

  • water and peace 2016-11-23 10:42

    UN urges further cooperation on water issues

    NEW YORK, Nov. 23 (MNA) - Senior officials at the UN Security Council urged Tuesday to strengthen international cooperation on water issues, in order to prevent them from leading to conflicts and crises.

  • 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 - سد آتاترک 2016-06-29 15:48

    Turkish GAP projects ‘bane of environment’

    TEHRAN, Jun. 29 (MNA) – A civil society of 1550 Iranian citizens have written to the UN believing Turkish huge dam projects over Tigris and Euphrates had contributed devastatingly to severe droughts in the downstream regions in Iraq and Syria.