International Seminar on "International Humanitarian Law, an Islamic Vision" Tehran, Hotel Esteghlal, 1-3 May 2010 Information Note for the participants Welcome at the airport: Upon arrival at the Tehran international Imam Khomeini airport, please seek for someone with the emblem of the Iranian Red Crescent Society who is waiting for you to help you with the transfer from the airport to Esteghlal Hotel. The Iranian Red Crescent will provide free transportation from airport to the venue of the Seminar and hotel of accommodation for all participants. Venue of the Seminar and accommodation: The seminar will be held in 5 stars Hotel Esteghlal, in Tehran where also the accommodation is made for all participants. The Iranian Red Crescent Society provided free of charge accommodation for all the participants. The names of the participants are all ready given to the hotel and please provide your ID for check in and registration. The address of Hotel Esteghlal is as following: The seminar will be held in Daryay- E- Noor Hall at the ground floor of the hotel. Climate and temperature in Tehran Tehran is mega city with a population of about 12 million people, located on the outskirt of Alborz Mountains. Tehran is a four season city and will have a mild weather with some sporadic rains during the time of the Seminar. The temperature is expected between 15 and 25 C. Important sites and historical places to visit in Tehran . There are many sites and places to visit in Tehran such as the following: 1. Carpet Museum, Located in Tehran, beside Laleh Park, and founded in 1976, the Carpet Museum of Iran exhibits a variety of Persian carpets from all over Iran, dating from 18th century to present. 2. Tochal Slope. This slope being 3,500 m. above sea-level is located in the fifth station of Tochal Tele Cabin. At the end of this station there are also many restaurants and resting facilities 3. Saadabad Palace museum built during the Pahlavi dynasty of Iran in the Shemiran area of Tehran. A visit to a historical place in Tehran on 2 May afternoon is planned for all participants. For further information on the practical arrangements of the seminar please visit the home page of the seminar http://en.rcs.ir and/or contact the following persons: Ms. Thuraya Ahmed Al-Azzami, Coordinator of International Relations and IHL Tel: (00974) 4435111 - Ext: 249, (00974) 4356977, Fax: (00974) 4439950 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org , P.O. Box: 5449 Doha - Qatar Mr. Saeed Effatdoust, Officer, International Affairs Department of the Iranian Red Crescent Society Office Telephone No: + (98-21) 886 626 18-9 email@example.comEmail Tehran, Iran We look forward to welcoming you in Tehran!
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