Organization for Defending Victims of Violence

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 1 Mirsarabi St.., N. Felestine, Ave., Keshavarz Blvd., Tehran, Iran
Country: Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Region: Middle East and Northern Africa
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Victim Protection
  • Anti-Human Trafficking
  • Legal Assistance

  • Other:'Human Rights, Health, M igration, Governance'
Short description:
The Organization for Defending Victims of Violence (ODVV) is a non-governmental, non-political organization in Special Consultative Status to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC). The ODVV was established in 1988 in Tehran and has been active in field of human rights and humanitarian activities. Being committed to its moral principles the ODVV’s mission is:
- To respect high human values;
- To respect the rule of law and be committed to national values, moral principles and laws;
- To promote and expand a culture of non – violence.
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