NCRI WOMEN'S COMMITTEE

Works extensively with Iranian women outside the country and maintains a permanent contact with women inside Iran. The Women’s Committee is actively involved with many women's rights organizations and NGO's and the Iranian diaspora. The committee is a major source of much of the information received from inside Iran with regards to women. Attending UN Human Rights Commission meetings and other international or regional conferences on women’s issues, and engaging in a relentless battle against the Iranian regime's misogyny are part of the activities of members and associates of the committee.

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Female cyclists have previously been arrested for flouting the country's modesty laws

The Independent, by Lizzie Dearden

Thursday 28 July 2016

Over 100,000 Iranians and supporters of the Iranian opposition gathered on July 9, 2016, in Le Bourget, Paris, to mark the anniversary of the beginning of the Iranian Resistance against the clerical regime in Iran.

Friday, 08 July 2016 19:33

Iranian opposition leader Maryam Rajavi says that Muslim women have an important role in ending repression against ethnic and religious minorities

It was January 17, 2016. Zahra was taken to Chamran Hospital to deliver her baby. After she delivered her twins, she needed some Oxygen.

Three years on, has anything changed for Iranian women?

June 15, marks the third anniversary of the so-called election of Hassan Rouhani as president of the clerical regime in 2013.

In a program entitled, "the Voice of Iranian Resistance", and broadcast on May 31, 2016, Radio France Culture discussed the role of Iranian women in the Iranian Resistance.

More and more Syrian women are at the forefront of new efforts to solve local conflicts and counter the death and destruction that has engulfed the country.

In any discussion on women's clothing and veiling, the first thing is to distinguish between the question of veiling and the Iranian regime's manipulation of this issue,

Document 111 published by the International Labor Organization (ILO) states:” Any prejudice in employment and any discrimination based on color, race, gender, religion and political opinion is forbidden.”

“Peddling may have an annoying face but the problem could not be solved by erasing the issue by force. Today, the issue of 'female peddlers' is an undeniable reality in the Iranian job market.”