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14 Δεκ 2012 (πριν από 4 χρόνια και 8 μήνες)

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An Introduction to

2

Behzad Ghareyazie, President of Biosafety Society
of Iran & Executive Director of IRBIC
(
ghareyazie@yahoo.com
)

and


Naghmeh

Abiri, IRBIC Webmaster


Ghareyazie and Abiri, April
4
,
2011
, Singapore


to the top



The Fertile Crescent,
9000
-
4500
BCE


Every thing started in here: Center for Civilization!

3

Improvement

of

animals

and

plants

can

be

traced

back

to

several

thousands

years

ago
.

This

is

sketch

of

a

clay

tablet

from

Ilam

(Iran,

close

to

Kuwait),

dating

from

about

5000

years

ago,

and

appears

to

show

a

breeding

record

of

domesticated

donkeys
.

Notice

the

various

types

of

mane
.

Progressive

Science
:

Book

3

(
1970
)
.

Perry

GA

and

Hirons

MJD
.

Blandford

Press
.

London
.


4

Iran’s “Mandy and Funny”:
Shangool

and
Mangool

the first two genetically engineered
domestic animals in Iran.

The two of the three characters of the famous Iranian popular folk
story “Shangool, Mangool and Habbe
-
ye angoor”.

5


IRBIC at a Glance


Set up in August
2010


The fund for the establishment of IRBIC came
from COMSTEC through PABIC


IRBIC’s aim: Generating closer relationship
among various stakeholders for the exchange
of information on biotechnology


The ultimate objective: Facilitating the access
and application of “Modern Biotechnology” for
Iran & developing countries


Ghareyazie and Abiri, April
4
,
2011
, Singapore

www.irbic.ir


Ghareyazie and Abiri, April
4
,
2011
, Singapore

Establishment and launching
IRBIC website


A bilingual website ( Persian &
English )


The strength of IRBIC website is
in its Persian website


Collaborators: Islamic Azad
University, Biotechnology Society
of Iran, Biosafety Society of Iran


More request for collaboration


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4
,
2011
, Singapore

IRBIC Persian website

Meeting with High Ranking Officials

Aim: attracting the support of high
ranking officials


Deputy President of Azad Islamic
University


Parliament members


Executive Director of Farmers' House


Government officials

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4
,
2011
, Singapore

Meeting with His Excellency
Hashemi

Rafsanjani, Head of the Expediency Council

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4
,
2011
, Singapore

Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani: Biotechnology requires a
strong public awareness.

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4
,
2011
, Singapore

Publishing Biosafety Newsletters
(in Persian)

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4
,
2011
, Singapore


Three monthly
newsletters were
published in
collaboration
with Biosafety
Society of Iran.


The printed
version is sent to
all PMs, & high
ranking officials


Translation of ISAAA Publications


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Ghareyazie and Abiri, April
4
,
2011
, Singapore

Conducting Workshops for the Public (with
Emphasis on Educational Institutes)


Workshops

were

conducted

for

different

groups

of

the

public
.

One

example

is

the

organizing

of

a

one

day

workshop

for

high

school

girls

at

Sama

High

school

in

Karaj
.



More

than

100

students

attended

and

responded

to

this

workshop
.


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4
,
2011
, Singapore

Art of Communicating Science
and Biotechnology with Public


16

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4
,
2011
, Singapore

Visiting to Transgenic Facilities
of the
Malaysa

University


17

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4
,
2011
, Singapore

Participation in
MyBiotechnology

Carnival


18

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4
,
2011
, Singapore

Our Sources


BICs

and

CBU


ISAAA



Self

produced

news,

views

and

interviews


Students,

Researchers,

Faculty

Members

and

Members

of

Scientific

Societies


IRBIC

reporter

Ghareyazie and Abiri, April
4
,
2011
, Singapore

Big Events in
2011


Official
inauguration of
IRBIC


Third Biosafety
and Genetic
Engineering
Congress


20

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4
,
2011
, Singapore

Genetic Engineering: Food Security & Sustainable Development

21


f

22

Acknowledgment


Government of The Islamic Republic
of Iran


ISAAA, PABIC, MABIC


Maha
, Dr.
Iqbal
,
Chel
,
Olah
,
Sammer
,


Dr.
Teng

and Dr. Randy


You for your attention

Ghareyazie and Abiri, April
4
,
2011
, Singapore