On 11 July, Iranian Red Crescent (IRC) Delegation headed by Seied Amir Mohsen Ziairi, President visited Armenian Red Cross Society Headquarters. The Delegation comprised of Walipur Mehdin, Executive Director, Morteza Selimi, Head of Rescue Service, Momeni Moshen, Spahan Region Red Crescent Executive Director, and Seied Qazem Sajjan, Ambassador Extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Armenia.
The two sides discussed current cooperation and outlined future plans and directions.
“Our main goal is serving our public, especially the most vulnerable in emergency situations. We have number of common issues, for which we can find joint solutions”, IRC President said.
At the end of the meeting the sides signed a Memorandum of Understanding, officially stating the commitment to cooperate in the following areas: Disaster Management, Disaster Preparedness and Respond, humanitarian assistance in disasters and emergency situations, social –healthcare, organizational development and capacity building.