The deputy for international affairs of Tehran Municipality announced the membership of Tehran Municipality in International Society of City and Regional Planners.
Zoheir Sabaghpour, Deputy for International Affairs of Tehran Municipality, said "After our follow-up in the municipality, ISOCARP officially accepted Tehran's membership."
He added: Tehran's membership in this society was discussed by both sides in a meeting that was previously held in the presence of Pirouz Hanachi, The Mayor of Tehran and the President and the Secretary General of International Society of City and Regional Planners.
The deputy for international affairs of Tehran Municipality Said "ISOCARP is an international organization with 55 years of experience, which includes cities from 85 countries. Formal membership in ISOCARP will be an important step in the establishment of global communications, exchange of knowledge at the international level and the development of urban diplomacy in Tehran."