• FAO shares int’l expertise, knowledge with Iran in Early Warning Early Action systems

    FAO shares int’l expertise, knowledge with Iran in Early Warning Early Action systems

    Tehran (ISNA) - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in close partnership with its national stakeholders in Iran and Mongolia organised a knowledge-sharing event for Iranian experts, providing a unique opportunity to transfer technical expertise and international experiences in Dzud Early Warning Early Action (EWEA) systems between the two nations.

  • Multiple impact of COVID-19, desert locust to fuel hunger in Asia, Pacific: FAO warns

    Multiple impact of COVID-19, desert locust to fuel hunger in Asia, Pacific: FAO warns

    Tehran (ISNA) - While the world fights to slow the spread of COVID-19, the worst pandemic experienced in a century, countries in South and Southwest Asia are simultaneously responding to plagues of pests which threaten to worsen hunger and the livelihoods of millions of people, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) warned.

  • Dried fruits and weight management

    Dried fruits and weight management

    Tehran (ISNA) - Dried Fruits, with fiber and natural sugars, healthy fats and zero cholesterol, and an endless list of delicious flavors and tastes, are perhaps the best and easiest source of all essential nutrients required by a human body.

  • FAO scales up its technical assistance to Iran on addressing Desert Locust infestation

    FAO scales up its technical assistance to Iran on addressing Desert Locust infestation

    Tehran (ISNA) - As desert locust infestations in East Africa and South-West Asia have intensified in recent months, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has provided an additional USD 200 000 to further strengthen Iran’s technical capacity to control Desert Locust.

  • The only way to forecast the future of bitumen price

    The only way to forecast the future of bitumen price

    Tehran (ISNA) - Do you know why understanding the history of bitumen price is a must? And how you can find the bitumen price Now? Knowing a little history on the bitumen market and price trends in last years is all you need to give you a broad idea of what will happen in the future.

  • Love in the Time of Corona

    Love in the Time of Corona

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  • Weight management with nuts

    Weight management with nuts

    Tehran (ISNA) - Nuts are the ultimate health food as they're packed full of beneficial nutrients. There are many types of nuts that are available in stores such as NUTS FOR LIFE and NATURAL MOREISH, even in bulk and wholesale. These include almonds, cashews, Brazil nuts, hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans, pine nuts, pistachios and walnuts. It would be great to keep a stock of nuts at home or in your office. So you can buy nuts, and easily grab a healthy snack whenever you feel hungry.

  • Coronavirus outbreak: Measure & preventive actions by ports + Infographic

    Coronavirus outbreak: Measure & preventive actions by ports + Infographic

    Tehran (ISNA) - The outbreak of coronavirus has been at the center of discussions as it has already led to a number of fatalities. Now, the virus is disrupting the major economies in the world. In this regard, the shipping industry and stakeholders have issued advises and steps to be taken so that seafarers are protected.

  • 2 positive cases of coronavirus confirmed in Iran

    2 positive cases of coronavirus confirmed in Iran

    Tehran (ISNA) – Iran’s Health Ministry has confirmed two cases of coronavirus, the first in the country.

  • Iran ready to cooperate with China in controlling Coronavirus

    Iran ready to cooperate with China in controlling Coronavirus

    Tehran (ISNA) – Iran’s deputy Health Minister for International Affairs, Mohsen Asadi Lari stressed that the Coronavirus is a new disease and Iran can cooperate with China in recognition the disease.

  • World food prices rise in January: FAO

    World food prices rise in January: FAO

    Tehran (ISNA) - World food prices rose for the fourth consecutive month in January.

  • Iranian students in Wuhan to be repatriated on Tuesday

    Iranian students in Wuhan to be repatriated on Tuesday

    Tehran (ISNA) – An especial flight will be dispatched to Wuhan in the early hours of Tuesday to repatriate 70 Iranian students, Iran’s Health Minister said, adding that no case of Coronavirus has been reported in Iran yet.

  • FAO, ULRP, IRIMO conduct drought vulnerability, impact assessment in Urmia Lake basin

    FAO, ULRP, IRIMO conduct drought vulnerability, impact assessment in Urmia Lake basin

    Tehran (ISNA) - The initial findings of a drought vulnerability and impact assessment in the Urmia Lake basin conducted to help the implementation of an integrated drought management system in the region have been further re-examined and validated by FAO and Iranian experts at Tehran.

  • Iran’s round trip flights to China halted due to spread of Coronavirus

    Iran’s round trip flights to China halted due to spread of Coronavirus

    Tehran (ISNA) - Iran’s Health Minister, Saeed Namaki announced that Iran’s round trip flights to China are temporarily halted due to spread of the Coronavirus.

  • Iran’s Health Minister ties issuing visa for Chinese passengers to clean health card

    Iran’s Health Minister ties issuing visa for Chinese passengers to clean health card

    Tehran (ISNA) – Iran’s Health Minister, Saeed Namaki announced on Monday that visa for Chinese passengers will be issued if they have clean health card.

  • Iran’s Education Minister visits Syria

    Iran’s Education Minister visits Syria

    Tehran (ISNA) – Iran’s Minister of Education, Mohsen Haji Mirzaei traveled to Syria to meet with Syrian officials, sign a memorandum of understanding and visit Iranian schools in the country.

  • 2020; amazing year to visit Iran

    2020; amazing year to visit Iran

    Tehran (ISNA) - The Western narrative about Iran has been negative for ages, an amalgam of lies and innuendo. This is what tourists report after visiting Iran and seeing it with their own eyes.

  • What do you know about Iran trip planner?

    What do you know about Iran trip planner?

    Tehran (ISNA) - Iran trip planner is the best option for you if you want to travel to Iran on your own and have no idea where they want to go and which cities you want to visit.

  • How To Download igtv Videos (web, iphone, android)

    How To Download igtv Videos (web, iphone, android)

    Tehran (ISNA) - As you know, Instagram has recently added a feature called IGTV (short for ‘Instagram TV’) that lets you upload long, hour-long videos to your Instagram account.

  • US’ sanctions make procurement of medicines impossible for Iranians: Health Minister

    US’ sanctions make procurement of medicines impossible for Iranians: Health Minister

    Tehran (ISNA) - Iranian Health Minister Saeed Namaki, in a letter to the World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus condemned US’ economic sanctions against Iran, stressing that the tight restrictions imposed by the US have made the procurement and importation of medicines and medical devices all but impossible for Iranian people.

  • FAO to increase resilience of Iranian communities against climate change, natural hazards

    FAO to increase resilience of Iranian communities against climate change, natural hazards

    Tehran (ISNA) - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Department of Water and Soil of Iran’s Ministry of Agriculture Jahad (MAJ) allied on 18 December 2019 and signed a project agreement to cooperate on the improvement of food and nutrition security of flood-affected agricultural communities in the Country.

  • 3 million undernourished people in Asia-Pacific need to be lifted out of hunger every single month: FAO

    3 million undernourished people in Asia-Pacific need to be lifted out of hunger every single month: FAO

    Tehran (ISNA) - FAO warns on the state of malnutrition across the world’s hungriest region and call for nutrition to be placed at the heart of social protection programmes

  • FAO ready to assist Iran in sustainable management of soil

    FAO ready to assist Iran in sustainable management of soil

    Tehran (ISNA) - FAO Representative to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr. Gerold Bödeker, said that the Organization is looking forward to further its collaboration with the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran in sustainable management of soil and natural resources.

  • FAO assists Iran in improving agriculture monitoring systems

    FAO assists Iran in improving agriculture monitoring systems

    Tehran (ISNA) - A recent report on the first phase of the FAO project “Improve agriculture monitoring systems through satellite imagery for the Islamic Republic of Iran,” reveals how the introduction of multi-temporal high-resolution satellite imagery enabled the Iran’s Ministry of Agriculture Jahad (MAJ) to gather near-real time crop and field information, that can be used for agricultural monitoring, evaluation and planning.

  • Italian pavilion at ATMAK I FARM exhibition

    Italian pavilion at ATMAK I FARM exhibition

    Tehran (ISNA) - Italy is the only foreign country participating, with a national pavilion , at Atmak I Farm exhibition 2019 in Tehran (International Exhibition of Agriculture, Irrigation Systems, Agriculture Machinery, Inputs, Horticulture and Gardening and Related Industries) from 24th till 27 September 2019.

  • World food prices dip in August

    World food prices dip in August

    Tehran (ISNA) - Global food prices declined in August, driven by sharp falls in the prices of staple cereals and sugar, according to a report issued today by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

  • FAO highlights great potential of genetic improvements in aquaculture for better food security

    FAO highlights great potential of genetic improvements in aquaculture for better food security

    Tehran (ISNA) - Wider, appropriate and long-term application of genetic improvement in aquaculture, with a focus on selective breeding, will help boost food production to meet a projected increase in demand for fish and fish products with relatively little extra feed, land, water and other inputs, according to a new FAO report titled “The State of the World's Aquatic Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture”.

  • Meet the first Iranian doctor programmer

    Meet the first Iranian doctor programmer

    Tehran (ISNA) - Bijan Zamani is a computer programmer from Iran who became a medical doctor and it makes him a great object-oriented software designer who founded many startups in Iran.

  • 5.7 magnitude earthquake hits Masjed Soleyman

    5.7 magnitude earthquake hits Masjed Soleyman

    Tehran (ISNA) – A 5.7 magnitude earthquake shook Masjed Soleyman, Iran on Monday, leaving one dead and 64 injured so far.

  • Nature’s Wellness Resort, an outlet from urban distress