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  1. Iran Government Expedites Rural Drinking Water Provision

    7 Dec 2020- 07:26 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times In Iran, where villages account for generating 20-23 percent of the value-added in the country, the development of rural areas has been always a top agenda of the governments’ activities. The sus ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2020 - 07:26

  2. Iran's Persian Gulf Water Transfer Project Comes On Stream

    9 Nov 2020- 06:50 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Iran Front Page The Iranian president says a project will come on line on Thursday to desalinate sea water from Persian Gulf and supply it to arid areas across the country, especially in the central Iran. “To ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2020 - 06:50

  3. Iran's Water Strategy Balances Human Needs And Environmental Challenges

    29 Sep 2020- 07:07 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times Water resources are deemed essential for agricultural, industrial, and urban development, especially in developing countries, and water scarcity can put severe pressure on the economy, society, ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2020 - 07:17

  4. Large Scale Iran Water Transfer Project Close To Operation

    14 Sep 2020- 11:19 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times The first phase of the water transfer project from the Persian Gulf to the provinces of Kerman, Yazd, and Hormozgan will be put into operation in the next Iranian calendar month of Mehr (Septemb ...

    Local Press Report - 09/14/2020 - 11:29

  5. Iraq Delegation For Water Share Negotiations With Iran, Turkey

    14 Sep 2020- 11:16 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tasnim News Agency The Iraqi Foreign Relations Committee in Parliament formed a special delegation headed by the Minister of Water Resources, Mahdi Rashid Al-Hamdani, to resolve the water file with Iran and ...

    Local Press Report - 09/14/2020 - 11:16

  6. $55 Million USD For Rural Iran Drinking Water Supply

    25 Jun 2020- 11:30 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said the National Development Fund (NDF) is going to provide the ministry with €50 million of funding for supplying drinking water to rural areas across t ...

    Local Press Report - 06/25/2020 - 11:30

  7. Iranian Authorities Violently Disperse Water Protestors

    28 May 2020- 08:14 by Staff- Water Diplomat AHVAZ, Iran Several people are reported to have been injured as Iranian state security forces and local police fired tear gas and rubber bullets 23 May at demonstrators in the city of Ahvaz, Khuzestan province, ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:17

  8. Did Iran Cyber-attack Israel Water Infrastructure?

    12 May 2020- 23:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Article updated 29 May. An attempted cyber attack on water command and control systems in Israel in April has been blamed on Iran. The Iran link was first reported by Fox News in the ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:03

  9. Iran Invests In Drinking Water For Nomadic Peoples

    28 Apr 2020- 10:02 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times Deputy head of Nomads Affairs Organization of Iran (NAOI) says 420 projects for supplying drinkable water to nomadic households which were started last year are going to be completed by the Iran ...

    Local Press Report - 04/28/2020 - 10:02

  10. Iran: EU, UNDP Support Rehabilitation Of Hamoun Wetlands

    21 Apr 2020- 11:50 by Local Press Report TEHRAN TEHRAN TIMES The European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have announced their €10- million support for the rehabilitation of Hamoun international wetlands, Ahmad Lahijanzadeh, d ...

    Local Press Report - 04/21/2020 - 11:50

  11. UNHCR Accelerates COVID-19 Support For Displaced Persons In Africa, Asia

    15 Apr 2020- 07:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland East, Horn And Great Lakes Region Of Africa The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has confirmed its new measures to increase capacity to prevent, treat and limit the potential spread of COVID-19 in r ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 07:07

  12. World Water Day 2020 Photo Contest Winner Announced

    25 Mar 2020- 09:12 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times The Lions Club Seregno Assistance to International Development (AID) in Italy organizes the contest every year in collaboration with United Nations Water and several other organizations, includi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:12

  13. Iran Announces Major Water Treatment Investment

    25 Mar 2020- 09:11 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Press TV Iran’s Ministry of Energy is launch dozens of major electricity and water projects despite financial and logistics problems that have come as a result of a novel coronavirus outbreak in the country. ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:11

  14. Iran Inaugurates 3 Dams In Ardabil Province

    10 Jan 2020- 09:17 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Financial Tribune President Hassan Rouhani has inaugurated three dams and an irrigation network in the northwestern Ardabil Province. Experts and independent observers say Iran’s push for economic developmen ...

    Local Press Report - 01/10/2020 - 09:24

  15. Water Diplomacy Talks-- Charles Iceland, World Resources Institute

    19 Dec 2019- 10:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Charles Iceland, Director of Global and National Water Initiatives, World Resources Institute (WRI) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) “Water Diplomacy Tal ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02