26th February registered as the official annual “Rare Disease Day” in the Iranian calendar.
RADOIR News- 26th February (8th Esfand) was approved to officially mention “Rare Disease Day” in the Persian calendar by the public culture Council of the Ministry of Culture & the Islamic Guidance with immense support of Hojatollah Al Moslemin Largani, member board at the Iranian parliament, Dr. Abbas Salehi, the head of public culture council, Ministries of Interior Affairs, Education, Labor & Social Welfare.
The Persian calendar will date 26th February as the official Rare Disease Day in Iran next year. Also the Rare Diseases Foundation of Iran participates in the events and campaigns on the World’s Rare Disease Day organized by EURORDIS at which 90 countries of the world celebrate this day on 28th of February, annually.
RADOIR’s international counterparts count this action as one of the most significant achievements by this foundation