Iran, FAO Joint Program off to Aid Afghan Refugees

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Iran Bureau of Aliens and Foreign Immigrants’ Affairs, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, FAO, and World Food Programme established a greenhouse as a joint program in Semnan province, located around 220 km east of capital Tehran, to help Afghan refugees. Financially and technically supported by FAO, the joint program in Iran would enable the Afghan refugees to generate income through agricultural practices. “The selected refugees will gradually be empowered to manage the greenhouse independently.