News - Ms. Maria Dotsenko, Director of United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) in Tehran, met with Dr. Mohammad Mahdi Mazaheri, president of ECO Cultural Institute on Sunday 3 June, 2018.
According to ECI news, at the meeting Dr. Mazaheri welcomed Ms. Dotsenko and asserted that ECI embraces systematic cooperation with UNIC in Tehran.
Referring to some events organized by the United Nations, such as the International Women's Day, and Peace and Family, he added, "several agreements signed between ECO Cultural Institute and research and academic centers has provided a great opportunity to hold the UN events in Tehran".
Dr. Mazaheri also pointed to the presence of over 90 ambassadors at ECO Cultural Institute over the past year and a half, saying: "ECO Cultural Institute, as an icon of public diplomacy, has created unique capacity in the area of culture and art in the region and beyond".
During the meeting, Ms. Maria Dotsenko, while appreciating the warm welcoming of ECI president, said: "I am confident that during the tenure of Dr. Mazaheri we will realize the expansion of cooperation between the two international organizations."
Referring to her participation in the International Women's Day at ECO Cultural Institute, the UNIC Director added: "both sides share the same goal to promote peace and friendship".
In conclusion, she provided Dr. Mazaheri with a brief report on the events held by the UN in Tehran and called for further cooperation with ECO Cultural Institute to implement the programs.
It should be noted that at the end of the meeting the UNIC Director visited ECI diplomatic library which rooms a treasure of 60000 volumes and welcomed the implementation of cooperation with ECI on library and publications.