A Visit to UNESCO-ICQHS by Belgian Delegation

A delegation made up of 22 Belgian students and their professors paid a visit to UNESCO-ICQHS on 15 July, 2017, and attended a meeting to become familiar with qanat.  

The students came from different academic backgrounds and they had traveled to Iran in the framework of summer school in order to raise their knowledge about the historical, cultural and geographical conditions of Iran. ICQHS senior expert gave a presentation on the engineering mechanism of qanat and its environmental, social and economic values in order to acquaint the delegation with this ancient technology.