Specialized webinar on Zagros forest fires, challenges and solutions – 1 July 2020

When Zagros forests were beset by successive fire, in order to identify proper strategies and solutions, UNESCO Chair on Environmental Education tried to fulfill its mission in this field by organizing this webinar and by examining this phenomenon from four different aspects, including forestry, weather and climatology, role of local communities and firefighting management.

The experts of the webinar included:

  • Dr. Jahdi, faculty member of the Department of Forest Science and Engineering in Mohaghegh Ardabili University,
  • Dr. Mohammad Ghasem Torkashvand, faculty member of the Department of Meteorology in Payame Noor University,
  • Mr. Mehdi Mojtahedi, head of the working group of Participatory Protection of UNESCO Chair on environmental education
  • Dr. Mostafa Adelizadeh, Director of HSEE Working Group of of UNESCO Chair on environmental educatio

The specialized webinar and a question and answer session were held through LMS virtual system and many students, researchers, natural resource experts and …attended the webinar.