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.

A woman was executed on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Orumiyeh Central Prison. Her identity has not been announced. The number of women executed under Rouhani thus reaches 80.

"Women cannot be granted permit to freely leave the country without their husband’s permission because it contradicts the Islamic Shariaa."

A 25-year-old woman was executed at dawn on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in the Central Prison of Babol, northern Iran.

Fifty-seven accidents happened from women at their places of work in Isfahan, in the first quarter of the Iranian year (March 21- June 21, 2017).

The secretary of the parliamentary Health Commission said that hospitals must have stricter rules on the veiling (Hijab) of nurses.

An unknown number of prisoners were reportedly executed by the Judiciary in Birjand Prison from 2009 to 2012.

The State Security forces of Marivan stopped and confiscated the bicycles of young women who were riding their bikes around the Zaribar Lake in this city in the western Iranian Kurdistan Province.

Girl students of the Medical School of Azad University in Shahrood refused to attend their exam on Monday, July 24, 2017, and instead staged a protest gathering against bad educational conditions.

The officials of Enghelab Sports Complex in Tehran prevented entry of women in the evening of Sunday, July 23, 2017, to watch the footsall game between two student associations.

Sunday, July 23, 2017, a large group of women whose properties have been plundered by government-backed credit companies, gathered in front of the Central Bank in Tehran and marched on to Mohseni Square.