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.

During the first quarter of the Persian year 1396 (March 21 – June 21, 2017), thirteen Kurdish women and girls have committed suicide and died.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017, Khamenei criticized implementation of the UNESCO’s 2030 document.

“Westerners’ canals for setting models for the country must be blocked," Khamenei said in a meeting with university professors, instructors and scientific faculty members.

The commander of SSF Moral Security Police said, the SSF forces may enter private beaches along the Caspian Sea and other Iranian beaches for inspection purposes.

Assal Ismaielzadeh, a photojournalist, was arrested on June 19, 2017, at Tehran’s Prosecutor’s Office while accompanying her husband.

It is essential to take legal action against and confront improperly veiled women who break the social norms and the Prosecutor’s Office will do so with strength and might.

Father breaks silence after eight years about his daughter’s death.

Maryam Soodbar, 21, was a Tehran University student. Security forces struck her in the head with truncheons during a demonstration on June 20, 2009. She died later that night upon returning home.

A young woman in Semnan was victim of an acid attack. The cause and motif of this action have not been clarified, yet.

The longest-serving Kurdish woman imprisoned in Orumiyeh Prison is on the verge of execution after 17 years in jail.

Three women were put on trial on Saturday morning, June 17, 2017, in the 3rd Branch of the Revolutionary Court of Mashhad.

169,000 children are deprived of education in the southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchistan.