Tsunami Service Providers

Tsunami Information Centres

Iran

Country Information

Location
35°41′N 51°25′E
Area
1648195 sq km
Coastline
2440 km
Climate
arid or semiarid
Terrain
Mountainous in most parts; dense rainforests in the northern part; desert basin in the eastern part
Population
77,356,669 (2013 Census)
Official Languages
Persian
Natural Hazards
periodic droughts, floods, dust storms, sand stroms and earthquakes

National Tsunami Warning Center

Name of Organization
Iranian National Institute for Oceanography
Name of Official
N/A
Address
No.3, Etemad Zadeh St., Fatemi Ave., Tehran, IR. Iran. Postal box: 1411813389. Post Box: 14155-4781
Phone Number
(0098)21- 66944873-5
Fax Number
(0098)21- 66944869
Email Address
international@inio.ac.ir
Website
http://www.inio.ac.ir/

Disaster Management Office

Name of Organization
Nayereh Mashayekhi Programme Associate Environment, Energy and Disaster Management Programme
Name of Official
N/A
Address
Cluster UNDP Iran
Phone Number
(9821) 2286 0691-4 (x 418)
Fax Number
N/A
Email Address
nayereh.mashayekhi@undp.org
Website
http://www.undp.org.ir/index.php/crisisprevention-arecovery/

Tsunami National Contact

Name of Organization
Iranian National Institute for Oceanography
Name of Official
Dr Vahid Chegini
Address
N/A
Phone Number
N/A
Fax Number
N/A
Email Address
N/A
Website
http://inio.ac.ir/
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