GLH Worldwide Partners: Iran
- On 11 Mar. 2013, during an event organized by the Tehran Peace Museum to welcome spring and also to mark, in solidarity with the people of Japan, the 11 March 2011 disaster, children and the volunteers of TPM planted seeds from the Hiroshima survivor Ginkgo tree. The pots were then handed to the center’s greenhouse for further protection and support. Information on this event introduced in English and Persian on their web-site.
Ginkgo seeds were delivered to the Tehran Peace Museum (TPM), Iran, thanks to the Hiroshima-based NPO group MOCT. Seeds will be cared for by the Center for Gardening Education. When mature the tree(s) will be planted inside City Park, accross from the TPM building. The news is intoroduced on the museum’s website in English and Persian.
In solidarity with the people of Japan, on 11 March 2013, GLH seeds will be planted in pots on the occassion of the Iranian New Year (Nowruz), held by TPM, City Park and Gardening Education Center (please see the museum’s website in English and Persian).