Head of Tehran Urban Research and Planning Center Mohamma-Reza Javadi Yeganeh said the center is seeking to turn the Iranian capital into urban research hub of the country.
Javadi Yeganeh made the remarks in a meeting with Iranian lawmaker Zahra Nejad Bahran.
He added the center is keen on employing the urban elites to settle the city’s problem.
He also stressed the significance of establishing a Tehran Municipality’s research policy making council.
The MP, for her part, said the environmental experiences of the advanced countries could be considered a good source for urban progress.