Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

  • FAO, WFP support Afghan refugees residing in Iran to initiate alternative livelihoods

    FAO, WFP support Afghan refugees residing in Iran to initiate alternative livelihoods

    Tehran, Jan 14, IRNA – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the World Food Program (WFP) and Iran’s Bureau of Aliens and Foreign Immigrants’ Affairs, has established a greenhouse in a settlement in Semnan Province, providing the Afghan refugees with new sustainable livelihoods opportunities, the United Nations Information Center (UNIC) in Tehran said in a press release on Tuesday.

  • FAO, Iran sign MoU to prevent floods

    FAO, Iran sign MoU to prevent floods

    Tehran, Dec 18, IRNA - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations (UN) and Iran’s Soil and Water Department of Agricultural Jihad Ministry signed a memorandum of understanding on Wednesday to help prevent floods in the country worth $395,000.