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 researcher and interpreter who translated philosophical books was sentenced to death.

Marjan Davari, 50, was sentenced to death on March 12, 2017, by the 15th branch of the Revolutionary Court in Tehran. She has been convicted of "corruption on Earth" and "association and collusion against the state."

Ms. Davari was arrested on September 24, 2015, at her residence in Karaj. She detained at the notorious Ward 209 of the Evin Prison and spent three months in solitary confinement.

An informed source said Ms. Davari has translated several books dealing with psychology, mysticism and metaphysics. She used to teach in an institute called Rah-e Maarefat meaning "the path to knowledge".

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