2019/02/06Nature School to Open Soon in Anzali
Student Association (SA) and Education Organization (EO) in cooperation with JICA is now renovating an old school in Beheshti Island in Anzali City. The old school has been totally renovated to “Anzali Wetland Nature School” as an experience-based education facility and it will be opened…Read More
2019/02/06World Wetlands Day Exhibition Starts
World Wetlands Day event named “Friendship with Wetland” was opened in presence of related officials and more than 70 students in the center No.3 of Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adult (kanoon), and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Expert Team supported…Read More
A meeting for boundary of the Anzali Wetland was held at the Water Resource Management Company (WRMC) in Tehran on December 5, 2018.
The meeting was chaired by Mr. Haj-Rasooliha, managing director of WRMC and deputy of Ministry of Energy.
Joint terminal evaluation team implemented the Terminal Evaluation during November 16 to December 3, 2018. The Japanese Team was led by Mr. Takahiro MORITA, Senior Deputy Director General, Global Environment Department, JICA from JIC. Iranian Team was led by Dr. Masoud Bagherzadeh Karimi, Director Manager,…Read More
About Anzali Wetland:
The Anzali Wetland Complex (approximately 19,000 ha) is located near the port city of Bandar Anzali in Gilan Province, North part of Iran along the Southern coast of the Caspian Sea. This site is one of the nearest wetland from Ramsar city which is the origin of the Ramsar Convention. The wetland was designated as a Ramsar site at June 23, 1975. A large, freshwater lagoon fed by several rivers and separated from the Caspian Sea by a dune system read more…
The technical Cooperation Project for Anzali Wetland Ecological Management Project – Phase II Started in April 2014 and will last for five years. Prior to the phase II Project, JICA conducted the phase I project with related expertized organizations, such as Department of Environment (DOE), Gilan Province, DOE Gilan. In this phase I project, achievements such as establishment of the Anzali Wetland Management Committee (AWMC), environmental zoning, manuals for monitoring environmental education, and Eco-Tourism should be desiring special mention.