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Official visits of IRCS and IFRC Managers in Tehran

Mr. Mostafa Mohamadioun, the Secretary General of the Iranian Red Crescent Society met with Mr. Finn Jarle Rode, Manager of National Society and Government Partnership in Partnerships and Resource Development Department of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, at the Iranian Red Crescent Tehran based Headquarters on Monday 10 July 2017. 

"The Iranian Red Crescent has been considering all the overall objectives of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement in its humanitarian efforts and operations within the country and internationally," Mr. Mohamadioun stated in his meeting with Mr. Finn Jarle Rode.

Referring to the presence and support of the Red Crescent of Iran from the needy in countries like Bangladesh, Syria, Yemen and Pakistan, he also pointed out: "The Iranian Red Crescent, based on its humanitarian mandates, struggles to provide support to the needy around the world in close cooperation with the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. 

In his meeting with the IRCS Secretary General, Mr. Finn Jarle Rode said that the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement relies on the presence and support of its members, and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies tends to benefit more from the capacities and power of the Red Crescent Society of Iran to expand international humanitarian activities.

"The Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is calling for a permanent presence of Iran as a strong National Society at the international meetings," he also expressed in his visit.  

Referring to the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between Iranian Red Crescent and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, he also called for further operationalizing of this memorandum.