Thumbnail Image

Iran and FAO

Partnering for food and nutrition security and safeguarding natural resources. 2nd version










Also available in:

Related items

Showing items related by metadata.

  • Thumbnail Image
    Brochure, flyer, fact-sheet
    ایران و فائو
    مشارکت در راستای تأمین امنیت غذایی و پاسداشت منابع طبیعی
    2021
    Also available in:

    این نشریه اطلاعاتی در مورد فعالیتهای فائو از جمله برنامه‌ها، پروژه‌ها و نتایج فعالیت‌های این سازمان را در جمهوری اسلامی ایران ارائه داده و حوزه‌های اولویت دارهمکاری میان فائو و دولت ایران را به صورت خلاصه بیان می‌کند. همچنین اشاره مختصری به موارد زیر دارد: نظارت و کنترل ریزش ملخ های صحرایی - توسعه پایدار پرورش ماهی در قفس در دریا - افزایش تاب آوری در مقابل بلایای ناشی از تغییرات اقلیمی - مدیریت پایدار منابع آب - احیای اراضی - تامین مالی اقدامات مرتبط با تغییرات اقلیمی - بهروری و حکمرانی آب - This flyer provides information about FAO activities including its programmes, projects and deliverables in the Islamic Republic of Iran. It summarizes the priority areas of development and cooperation between FAO and the Government of Iran, and gives very brief highlights on: 1) desert locust infestation monitoring and control; 2) sustainable development of marine cage culture; 3) resilient enhancement against climatic disasters; 4) sustainable water resource management; 5) land rehabilitation; 6) climate finance and climate action; 7) intensification of oilseed; 8) water productivity and water governance.
  • Thumbnail Image
    Book (stand-alone)
    Contingency planning process for catalysing investments and actions to enhance resilience against sand and dust storms in agriculture in the Islamic Republic of Iran 2023
    Also available in:
    No results found.

    This report outlines the conceptual framework for sand and dust storms (SDS) hazard risk and vulnerability assessment and mapping in agriculture and provides the elements as part of SDS contingency planning process in agriculture in the Islamic Republic of Iran. Its main purpose is to provide an applicable procedure for using web-based data to reduce SDS risk and impacts on agriculture. This is a first attempt to develop a contingency plan for SDS risk reduction in agriculture using freely available remote sensing imagery and geographic information system (GIS) modeling. It includes a set of agriculture-specific indicators proposed to assess SDS risk and discusses the required steps for developing indicators and procedures. Furthermore, a methodology for SDS contingency planning in agriculture is described, including the legal and institutional frameworks in the Islamic Republic of Iran relevant for SDS intervention as well as the organizational responsibilities for implementing the contingency plan. It reviews the main action areas and challenges to be addressed in SDS contingency planning in agriculture for Ahvaz County. It provides an action framework for the identification and fine-tuning of SDS priority actions to be addressed and integrated into existing national and local SDS disaster risk reduction/management plans and/or sectoral development plans in the Islamic Republic of Iran. Due to the central position of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the global dust belt, it is highly impacted by sand and dust storms (SDS). Mitigating the adverse effects of SDS on agriculture remains very important as the country is highly dependent on the sector and the sector is both an anthropogenic driver of SDS as well as the yields and productivity of crops, trees and pastures are negatively impacted by SDS. With climate change it is expected that droughts and land use changes will increase the frequency and severity of SDS risks. Hence, urgent action is needed, whereby short-term responses require to be linked to long-term development actions for building resilience against SDS.
  • Thumbnail Image
    Brochure, flyer, fact-sheet
    Supporting water and soil rehabilitation for improved climate resilience in the Islamic Republic of Iran
    To enhance the resilience of rural communities and agricultural systems against climatic disasters
    2020
    Also available in:
    No results found.

    The 2019 Spring floods and the heavy rainfalls of January 2020 in the Islamic Republic of Iran severely affected the large areas of the country, especially in four provinces of Lorestan, Khuzestan, Golestan, and Sistan, and Baluchistan. The floods caused tremendous damages and losses to the agriculture sector of the country, including severe effects on the land and water resources of the provinces mentioned above. Due to the mentioned damages, imposed challenges caused by the floods and In response to the request of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is implementing a Technical Cooperation Programme (TCP) project to assist the country in rehabilitating the soil and water resources and enhancing the resilience of agriculture system and rural communities against climate change and climatic disasters.
  • Thumbnail Image
    Brochure, flyer, fact-sheet
    ایران و فائو
    مشارکت در راستای تأمین امنیت غذایی و پاسداشت منابع طبیعی
    2021
    Also available in:

    این نشریه اطلاعاتی در مورد فعالیتهای فائو از جمله برنامه‌ها، پروژه‌ها و نتایج فعالیت‌های این سازمان را در جمهوری اسلامی ایران ارائه داده و حوزه‌های اولویت دارهمکاری میان فائو و دولت ایران را به صورت خلاصه بیان می‌کند. همچنین اشاره مختصری به موارد زیر دارد: نظارت و کنترل ریزش ملخ های صحرایی - توسعه پایدار پرورش ماهی در قفس در دریا - افزایش تاب آوری در مقابل بلایای ناشی از تغییرات اقلیمی - مدیریت پایدار منابع آب - احیای اراضی - تامین مالی اقدامات مرتبط با تغییرات اقلیمی - بهروری و حکمرانی آب - This flyer provides information about FAO activities including its programmes, projects and deliverables in the Islamic Republic of Iran. It summarizes the priority areas of development and cooperation between FAO and the Government of Iran, and gives very brief highlights on: 1) desert locust infestation monitoring and control; 2) sustainable development of marine cage culture; 3) resilient enhancement against climatic disasters; 4) sustainable water resource management; 5) land rehabilitation; 6) climate finance and climate action; 7) intensification of oilseed; 8) water productivity and water governance.
  • Thumbnail Image
    Book (stand-alone)
    Contingency planning process for catalysing investments and actions to enhance resilience against sand and dust storms in agriculture in the Islamic Republic of Iran 2023
    Also available in:
    No results found.

    This report outlines the conceptual framework for sand and dust storms (SDS) hazard risk and vulnerability assessment and mapping in agriculture and provides the elements as part of SDS contingency planning process in agriculture in the Islamic Republic of Iran. Its main purpose is to provide an applicable procedure for using web-based data to reduce SDS risk and impacts on agriculture. This is a first attempt to develop a contingency plan for SDS risk reduction in agriculture using freely available remote sensing imagery and geographic information system (GIS) modeling. It includes a set of agriculture-specific indicators proposed to assess SDS risk and discusses the required steps for developing indicators and procedures. Furthermore, a methodology for SDS contingency planning in agriculture is described, including the legal and institutional frameworks in the Islamic Republic of Iran relevant for SDS intervention as well as the organizational responsibilities for implementing the contingency plan. It reviews the main action areas and challenges to be addressed in SDS contingency planning in agriculture for Ahvaz County. It provides an action framework for the identification and fine-tuning of SDS priority actions to be addressed and integrated into existing national and local SDS disaster risk reduction/management plans and/or sectoral development plans in the Islamic Republic of Iran. Due to the central position of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the global dust belt, it is highly impacted by sand and dust storms (SDS). Mitigating the adverse effects of SDS on agriculture remains very important as the country is highly dependent on the sector and the sector is both an anthropogenic driver of SDS as well as the yields and productivity of crops, trees and pastures are negatively impacted by SDS. With climate change it is expected that droughts and land use changes will increase the frequency and severity of SDS risks. Hence, urgent action is needed, whereby short-term responses require to be linked to long-term development actions for building resilience against SDS.
  • Thumbnail Image
    Brochure, flyer, fact-sheet
    Supporting water and soil rehabilitation for improved climate resilience in the Islamic Republic of Iran
    To enhance the resilience of rural communities and agricultural systems against climatic disasters
    2020
    Also available in:
    No results found.

    The 2019 Spring floods and the heavy rainfalls of January 2020 in the Islamic Republic of Iran severely affected the large areas of the country, especially in four provinces of Lorestan, Khuzestan, Golestan, and Sistan, and Baluchistan. The floods caused tremendous damages and losses to the agriculture sector of the country, including severe effects on the land and water resources of the provinces mentioned above. Due to the mentioned damages, imposed challenges caused by the floods and In response to the request of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is implementing a Technical Cooperation Programme (TCP) project to assist the country in rehabilitating the soil and water resources and enhancing the resilience of agriculture system and rural communities against climate change and climatic disasters.

Users also downloaded

Showing related downloaded files

No results found.