In the closing ceremony of the 3rd Tehran Golden Adobe, held
concurrent with the World Cities Day, October 31, with administrators of over
40 world cities, UN resident coordinator in Iran Gary Lewis, ambassadors, and
officials from World Association of the Major Metropolises and the United
Nations Human Settlements Program in attendance, Tabriz was introduced as one of the winners of the adobe and the mayor of Tabriz
received the 3rd world golden adobe.
Tabriz municipality won the adobe, considering its major
projects and matchless effort in municipal management, environment protection
and sustainable urban development.