Head of the National Organization for Development of Exceptional Talents:
Olympiads are a kind of scientific diplomacy
Head of the National Organization for Development of Exceptional Talents and Young scholars emphasized the importance of the Olympiad and stated this: Scientific Diplomacy is one of the important issues that all countries are pursuing and Olympiads are one of the examples of this type of diplomacy.
Dr. Fatemeh Sadat Mohajerani in a conversation with the 2018 Biology Olympiad news agency referring to the host of Iran in holding this Olympiad said: The recognition of the scientific capacity of our scholars in the world is the importance of holding the Olympiad.
Referring to the Biological Olympiad, She said: All equipment needed for this Olympiad should be purchased newly and unused so that the host country is ready to host the Olympiad. For example, all required microscopes must be purchased newly and can't be used in accordance with the rules of the used equipment.
It is worth mentioning that the 2018 biology Olympiad will be held from 15th to 22th of July.