Published on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 07:41
Islamic Azad University and UNESCO National Commission signed an MoU in concurrent with World Environment Day (WED). The 2nd conference on Sport, the Youth and Environment was held with the presence of IAU President, Dr. H. Mirzadeh, UNESCO National Commission’s Secretary- General, Head of Department of Environment, Sport and the Youth Minister, Head of Environment Parliamentary Group and other related officials. Announcing the sign of MoU, the IAU president expressed his pleasure regarding the ceremony and stressed on academic and cultural look at the environmental problems. Dr. Mirzadeh also hoped to utilize the mutual potentials of two organizations to upgrade the qualities and solve the problems. We do deserve a better environment, he added. Dr. Mirzadeh also stated that the IAU has allocated an outstanding budget to undertake environmental-related researches in order to protect the environment as well as sport development; in this regard the IAU enjoys 650000 sq for sports with 240000 athletic students and 20 top sport teams in different fields. The IAU’s research projects respecting the protection of environment were introduced by the University president during his speech.