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|
Other:'Human Rights, Health, M igration, Governance'
||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.