Germany ready for urban management co-op with Iran (Ⅱ)
Jun. 15, 2018
“Iran and Germany can cooperate on environment, water and wastewater
treatment,” Klor-Berchtold stated, adding that GIZ [German development agency
headquartered in Bonn and Eschborn] can cooperate with Iran in the aforesaid
Council chairman Hashemi, for his part, explained that the two countries can
collaborate in different sectors such as tourism, public transport, waste
management, and renovation of run-down areas.
“With regard to the production of 9,000 tons of waste in Tehran on a daily
basis we are planning to generate energy from this large amount of waste, so
providing Iran with incinerators and waste sorting equipment could be another
field of cooperation,” Hashemi explained.
Moreover, the council chairman noted that there exist some 4,000 hectares of
rundown areas in the capital which can be renovated in collaborative effort with