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On January 06 this year, the meeting of the Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Tajikistan to the Islamic Republic of Iran H.E. Mr. Nematullo Emomzoda with the Chairman of the inter-parliamentary friendship group H.E. Mr. Cyrus Karampour was held.
During the meeting views on the shared commonalities of the two friendly and brotherly countries, bilateral relations, including inter-parliamentary cooperation were exchanged. Meanwhile, mutual visits of heads of parliaments of the two countries, the activities of the parliamentary friendship groups in Tajikistan and Iran and their role was recalled in strengthening bilateral relations.
It was noted that the exciting framework allows having common, mutually beneficial cooperation expansion more than before.
Sides, pointing to the need to foster greater contacts and cooperation, expressed hope that the parliamentary friendship groups of the two countries will set worthy contribution in order to further strengthening and expanding bilateral relations.
Press conference in Tehran in connection with " International decade for Action," Water for Sustainable Development", 2018-2028"
February 7, 2017 in the premises of the Embassy of the Republic of Tajikistan in the Islamic Republic of Iran with the participation of a wide range of domestic and foreign journalists, representatives of ministries and departments of IRI and the diplomatic corps accredited in Iran in connection with the adoption of the UN General Assembly resolution entitled "International Decade for Action "Water for Sustainable Development "2018-2028", a press conference was held.
Ambassador of Tajikistan in IRI Mr. Nematullo Emomzoda talked about the water issues, its growing importance and exciting problems in the font word arena, however, he was recalled initiatives originated from the Founder of peace and national unity, leader of the nation the President of the Republic of Tajikistan H.E. Mr. Emomali Rahmon in regard to water issues and welcoming the word community about this initiatives and take decisions on exciting problems and to establish constructive cooperation in this context.
N.Emomzoda in particular, noted that Tajikistan with water and hydropower resources has a special position in the word in the issues of the rational water use, effective implementation to achieve the goals of navigation on water security and reports addressing other issues related to water in the region, and the world by the Supreme Board of the country in the largest Assembly and international conventions as an urgent problem in to today's human society.Read more...
Press-release for the briefing by H.E. Mr. Sirodjidin Aslov, Minister of Foreign Affairs in connection with the adoption of the UN General Assembly resolution entitled
On 21 December 21 2016 the UN General Assembly adopted with consensus a resolution A/RES/71/222 entitled "International Decade for Action "Water for Sustainable Development", 2018-2028", sponsored by the 177 UN member states. As you might be aware, the initiative for proclamation of the International Decade for Action "Water for Sustainable Development" was launched for the first time by H.E. Mr. Emomali Rahmon, President of the Republic of Tajikistan which took place last year in April in the Republic of Korea.
In accordance with the resolution (OP3) the period from 2018 to 2028 is proclaimed as the International Decade for Action "Water for Sustainable Development" to commence on 22 March 2018 and terminate on 22 March 2028 (22 March – World Water Day).
Speaking at the Water Forum the President stated that "... the modern global challenges and threats, including the financial and economic crisis, population growth, climate change, increase of natural hydro-meteorological phenomena, water scarcity and, as a result, increasing levels of poverty, spread of infectious diseases, child and maternal mortality still require the mobilization of our efforts and relevant measures".Read more...