Bill to protect rangers

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  • 30 guidebooks compiled for environmental defenders 2020-08-12 19:01

    30 guidebooks compiled for environmental defenders

    TEHRAN – A collection of thirty books for environmental defenders has been compiled, eleven of which published as the guidance and training packages, head of environmental education center at the Department of Environment (DOE), said on Wednesday.

  • All shall pay tribute to guardians of nature 2020-07-31 23:05

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    All shall pay tribute to guardians of nature

    TEHRAN – July 31 is World Ranger Day, which celebrates the work rangers do to protect the planet's natural treasures and cultural heritage and commemorates the guardians of nature killed or injured in the line of duty.

  • Jamshid Mohabbat Khani, commander of the protection unit of the Department of Environment 2020-06-30 19:08

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Department of Environment’s protection unit has made notable achievements: commander

    TEHRAN – Jamshid Mohabbat Khani, commander of the protection unit of the Department of Environment (DOE), elaborated on achievements of the protection unit and the environmental defenders in a press conference held on Tuesday.

  • 300 rangers to join forces defending protected areas 2019-07-22 17:53

    300 rangers to join forces defending protected areas

    TEHRAN – Some 300 rangers will soon join the forces defending the environment across the country, Fars news agency reported on Monday.

  • Defects still challenge law on upholding rangers’ right 2019-07-14 23:38

    Defects still challenge law on upholding rangers’ right

    TEHRAN – Although the law to uphold the rights of rangers has raised hope among those spent a lifetime to defend the nature, it still has many defects, former commander of Tehran province’s environment protection unit has said.

  • Majlis finally approves law on carrying firearms for rangers 2019-06-25 22:06

    Majlis finally approves bill on carrying firearms for rangers

    TEHRAN – A long-awaited bill to uphold the rights of rangers including rules on carrying and use of firearms, was finally approved by Majlis [Iranian parliament], Mehr news agency reported on Monday.

  • Majlis to pass rangers’ protection bill by next 2 months 2019-04-17 21:49

    Majlis to pass rangers’ protection bill by next 2 months

    TEHRAN – A long-awaited bill to uphold the rights of rangers will be approved by Majlis [Iranian parliament] by the next two months, Asghar Daneshian, deputy director for parliamentary affairs of the Department of Environment (DOE) has said.

  • ‘Iran falling short of 5,300 rangers’ 2018-12-07 21:58

    ‘Iran falling short of 5,300 rangers’

    TEHRAN — Iran is facing shortage of 5,300 rangers, as there should be 8,500 rangers protecting the country’s natural resources and environment, however, there are 3,200 rangers working in the country.

  • Bullet-resistant vest mandatory for rangers 2018-10-29 01:15

    Bullet-resistant vest gets mandatory for rangers

    TEHRAN – The Department of Environment (DOE) has issued a guideline which obliged all the rangers to wear bullet-resistant vests during missions and while patrolling the protected areas.