Tehran Disaster Mitigation and Management Organization

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  • Earthquake risk high in 78% of cities in Iran, says IRCS   2018-12-16 21:08

    Earthquake risk high in 78% of cities in Iran, says IRCS  

    TEHRAN — There are 120 active faults in Iran and about 78 percent of cities nationwide are located in earthquake prone regions, director of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) Rescue and Relief Organization, Morteza Salimi, said on Saturday. 

  • Bill on earthquake preparedness and response in Tehran drafted 2018-08-01 09:58

    Bill on earthquake preparedness and response in Tehran drafted

    TEHRAN — Tehran Disaster Mitigation and Management Organization (TDMMO) has prepared a draft of a bill on earthquake preparedness and response, Ahmad Sadeqi, the organization’s director has said.

  • Ahmad Sadeqi 2018-01-07 09:12

    20 projects proposed to earthquake-proof Tehran

    TEHRAN – Tehran’s Municipality has proposed 20 prioritized projects which are believed to strengthen the metropolis against a possible massive earthquake.

  • Ahmad sadeqi 2018-01-01 09:29

    Budget deficit impeding disaster reduction efforts: official

    TEHRAN – Shortage of budget has been impeding many projects needed to implement disaster reduction plans, especially during earthquakes, YJC quoted Ahmad Sadeqi, director of the Tehran Disaster Mitigation and Management Organization, as saying.

  • Seismic hazard map of Iran 2017-12-23 07:33

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    Put up with earthquakes and do the spadework

    TEHRAN — The earthquakes across Iran over the past 40 days, particularly the most recent one in the capital Tehran, have fueled widespread, well-founded fear amongst people alike.

  • Yukiharu Kobayashi (L), Ko Goto, and Ryoji Takahashi 2017-12-20 09:33

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    ‘Build back better’, key to reduce disaster risk

    TEHRAN — ‘Building back better’ would definitely help reduce disaster risk in the future, Ko Goto, director of disaster risk reduction group of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) said on Tuesday.