DEATH / OBITUARIES : Eskander Firouz has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 5, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Eskander Firouz, the distinguished Iranian conservationist has passed away. He was a former Dir. of the Dept. of the Environment in Iran & had been VP of the Intl. Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.
But above all he was my friend Azar’s dad.
#RIP @Yale pic.twitter.com/GPsHhZlo3G