Source: Tehran Times
TEHRAN - Tehran Municipality embraces new, innovative startup ideas to face the persistent challenge of air pollution, director of Tehran Municipality's ICT organization said on Tuesday.
"We are dying in silence"
Source: Ghanoon daily
Tackling Tehran's air pollution requires more active interactions between
[responsible] organizations and private sector and the municipality welcomes new
startup ideas to face this challenge, Nasimonline quoted Mohammad Farjoud as
Describing air pollution as a "complex and multi-dimensional threat", Farjoud noted that many organizations are responsible for this problem - not just the municipality. There is no doubt that moving towards "smart cities" with the assistance and investment of private sector can have a profound influence on resolving the issue, he added.
cartoon by Massoud Raeissi, Ghanoon daily
The week-long suffocating air pollution in Tehran led to a 5-day school
closure and reinforced traffic restrictions with the hope of improving the
The worst polluted day of the year
Source: Shahrvand daily
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