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UN humanitarian chief Valerie Amos to visit Iran

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WHO: UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Valerie Amos

WHAT: Mission to the Islamic Republic of Iran

WHEN: 13 - 16 September 2013

WHERE: Tehran

UN Humanitarian Chief Valerie Amos will visit Iran from 13 to 16 September 2013. The mission is Ms. Amos’ first official visit to the country in her capacity as UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator.

USG Amos is expected to meet senior officials in Tehran and focus on expanding regional cooperation on humanitarian assistance and enhancing the partnership between Iran and the United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

A press conference is scheduled on Sunday 15 September at the UN Information Centre in Tehran.

For further details and to set up interviews with USG Amos, please contact Mohammad Moghadam at +98 21 2287 3837 or +98 912 105 3220

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit https://www.unocha.org/.