UNESCO assisted the world assembly of Silk Road cities
According to public relations of world assembly of Silk Road cities, permanent secretariat, Nosrati said: cultural workgroup is one of the three active workgroups in world assembly of Silk Road cities, permanent secretariat which facilitation of international educational and cultural cooperation in Silk Road cities is considered as the most important duty.
United Nations educational, scientific and cultural organization which is called "UNESCO" is one of the dependent specialized organizations on United Nations that contribution to peace and security in the world through international cooperation in educational, scientific and cultural areas is its most important goal and during the taken correspondence of world assembly of Silk Road cities, permanent secretariat with this international institution we could achieve the support of UNESCO in urban diplomacy, president of the world assembly of Silk Road cities added.
UNESCO during the last 25 years is responsible for various activities in line with the Silk Road across the world and these measures have taken shaped in the direction of a common heritage and identity understating that they have created through cultural interactions of people in this world special belt, Nosrati explained.
The world assembly of Silk Road cities in cooperation with the Silk Road cities will supervise the development of the educational, cultural and research infrastructures and information related to citizens in the form of the cultural workgroup during the World conferences, while the active participation in the specialized panels with related topics and it does the relevant follow-up for the realization of sustainable development goals. This responsible official added with referring to the appreciation of United Nations educational, cultural and scientific organization of world assembly of Silk Road cities initiative in cultural and historical city of Qazvin as one of the most active Iranian participants of the UNEASCO.
At the end, the president of world assembly of Silk Road cities announced about the annual holding of cultural weeks of Silk Road hosted by one the members with the participation of all members and friendship association of Iran and the countries that are located in Silk Road aimed at the increasing collaboration and convergence between cities in all cultural areas.
World assembly of Silk Road cities also during the eight month activity since its foundation could take 47 cities and free trade zone of Iran and 24 foreign cities in Silk Road as its members.