employment in rural areas

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  • Rural development budget increases by 2.5 folds 2021-07-02 19:00

    Rural development budget increases by 2.5 folds

    TEHRAN – The budget for rural development projects has increased by 2.5 times in the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 2021-March 2022) compared to that of the previous year, deputy head of the Housing Foundation of Islamic Revolution, has announced.

  • Over 5,800 projects to be inaugurated in rural areas 2021-02-08 18:12

    Over 5,800 projects to be inaugurated in rural areas

    TEHRAN – Iran's Municipalities and Rural Administration Organization will inaugurate 5,811 development projects in rural areas during Ten-Day Fajr celebrations (January 31-February 10, marking the 42nd anniversary of the Islamic Revolution).

  • Expert delineates factors driving rural population decline in Iran 2019-10-16 19:19

    Expert delineates factors driving rural population decline in Iran

    TEHRAN – Over 53 percent of Iran's population were living in rural areas some four decades ago, but urbanization has influenced rural demographic trends, decreasing the rural population to 20 million, representing 25 percent of the country’s population, Shahla Kazemipour, a demographer and sociologist has said.

  • Charity foundation opens up 90,000 job opportunities in rural areas 2019-10-07 11:36

    Charity foundation opens up 90,000 job opportunities in rural areas

    TEHRAN – Barekat Charity Foundation, affiliated to Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, will create 90,000 jobs for the people residing in rural areas during the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21), an official with the foundation has said.

  • $4.2b earmarked for job generation in rural areas 2019-07-01 22:40

    $4.2b earmarked for job generation in rural areas

    TEHRAN – A total budget of 180 trillion rials (around $4.2 billion) has been allocated to open up job opportunities in rural areas, vice-president for rural development and deprived areas has announced.