ECO Secretariat attended a press conference on February 7, 2017 in the Embassy of Republic of Tajikistan in Tehran where a wide range of representatives of the diplomatic corps were present. The event was held to appraise on the adoption of the UN General Assembly resolution on "International Decade for Action: Water for Sustainable Development 2018-2028".
In his statement, Ambassador of Tajikistan in Iran H.E. Mr. Nematullo Emomzoda talked about the water issues, as well as its growing importance and problems and recalled the initiatives originated from the President of Republic of Tajikistan H.E. Mr. Emomali Rahmon with regard to water issues which were extensively welcomed by world community as UN took decision on establishment of constructive cooperation in this context.