UNESCO Chair on the Communication of Science and Technology Established at University of Allameh Tabataba'i University

20 May 2018 | 00:00 Code : 39322 Press Release
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H.E. Minister Gholami and the Director of the UNESCO Cluster Office in Tehran, Ms. Esther Kuisch Laroche, established the UNESCO Chair on the Communication of Science and Technology at University of Allameh Tabataba'i University, and stated that establishment of this chair, will help increase Iran’s scientific and research role in the region.

Referring to Iran’s high capacities in science, and outstanding performance of Allameh Tabataba'i University in humanities and communication sciences, Minister Gholami added that this Chair shall help with enhancement of international scientific cooperation of this university.

In this meeting, Ms. Laroche also stated that this Chair is responsible for affairs of regional countries of Afghanistan, Pakistan and Turkmenistan, and it is hoped for this Chair to enhance the existing scientific cooperation between these countries. Ms. Laroche added that there are currently 735 Chairs in the world that link scientific cooperation of 134 countries.