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.

To this day, 15 relatives of political prisoners have been arrested in recent days and jailed in Gharchak and Evin prisons. Two of these individuals have launched hunger strikes protesting their arrests.

In a report entitled, "Tsunami of 40 million Iranians who sit at home", the state-run Mehr news agency announced November 23, 2015, that according to the latest statistics of Iran's Census Center, 28,205,198 of the total 40.1 million economically inactive

Parvin Salihi, advisor on women’s affairs in the National Radio and Television Network, said, “Women’s unemployment can be eliminated only when men’s unemployment is gone.

"Despite great capacity and various capabilities in numerous areas, Iranian women have little presence in economic, cultural, social and political arenas."

General Director of women's affairs in the Governor's Office of South Khorassan Province (northeast Iran) said the number of female beggars has increased 11 per cent in the first six months of this year, only in South Khorassan Province.

Mothers and relatives of political prisoners arrested outside of Tehran’s notorious Evin Prison remain in limbo four days after being arrested. Three female prisoners who were transferred to Gharchak Varamin Prison are on hunger strike.

Mahmoud Mirfeizi, head of Golestan Province’s police said, “The police have designed a system through which more control will be imposed on individuals not abiding by clothing regulations or hijab in respect to the specified standards.

A female prisoner, Hajar Safari of Tabriz Central Prison’s women’s ward was executed in the courtyard with three other prisoners on 12 November.

Following the publication of news regarding the arrest and vicious beating of Hashem Zeinali, the father of Saeed Zeinali, Behnaz – his daughter – took to Facebook and posted the following text:

The Iran Statistic Center reported recent figures showing unemployment in 11 provinces amongst women between the ages of 15 to 24 above 50%. These statistics were reported 43.8% from March 2014 to March 2015.