Minister and Head of FRWO emphasized the completion of green belt in the
southern slope of Alborz Mountains.
FRWO's website, Dr. Masoud Mansour who attended a meeting with Deputies of
Tehran Mayor and Mayors of 13th and 22nd districts noted:
"Tehran Municipality and FRWO have a lot of joint fields for cooperation, especially
development of green spaces and tree planting."
said: "FRWO with the joint cooperation of Tehran Municipality, are
developing Tehran's green belt in the southern slops of Alborz, in recent years
aimed at preventing the expansion of unauthorized urban constructions."
to the Memorandum of Understanding between Minister of Agriculture Jahad and
the Mayor of Tehran, and noted: "The aim of this meeting is to draw up a
work plan and timeline for the implementation of the MoU on joint cooperation
in the field of forest parks management, forestry and green space
Based on the
report, the meeting also discussed issues relating to management of forest
parks, which has been left from the previous years, and it was decided to
organize a joint working group to follow up issues
appeared in the memorandum of understanding between the Ministry of
Agriculture and the Tehran Municipality.
It was also decided
that the Municipality of Tehran compile plans for the management of forest
parks and the development of green spaces in Tehran Metropolitan area and submit
them to the Natural Resources and Watershed Management Department (NRWD) of
Tehran province in the near future for review of FRWO in accordance with
Article 3 of the Law on Protection and Exploitation of Forests and Rangelands.