Source: Tehran Municipality
Advisor to Tehran mayor announced that 375 council assistants have been trained to work as supporters of green neighborhoods.
Shahr.ir quoted Mohammad Hadi Heidarzadeh as saying that training of council assistants had begun since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year.
He added, "The plan starts with a conference in which members of council assistants are sorted by age, occupation and education and training programs are devised for them."
"Environmental training for council assistants is based on visual, writing, and audio methods and focuses on garbage, green spaces, and air pollution," he said.The official added that a green rapporteur is then determined for every neighborhood of Tehran and they are mediators between Tehran Municipality and other citizens conveying neighborhood problems to city managers and educating citizens on environment.
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