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.

The coordination council of the Iranian Ansar-e Hezbollah warned that they would counter women's presence in sports stadiums based on Khamenei's order of "fire at will."

The State Security forces in the village of Agh-dareh in the town of Takab attacked a peaceful rally of people on Thursday, June 15, 2017, and wounded a few women.

Women imprisoned in the women’s ward of the Central Prison of Orumiyeh are detained in deplorable conditions in overcrowded cells lacking the least sanitary needs.

Girl students boarding at Massoumeh dormitory of Chamran University of Ahwaz staged a gathering on Wednesday night, June 14, in the dorm's courtyard in protest to the dormitory's dysfunctional cooling system.

A group of women staged a protest against one of the branches of Caspian Credit Institute in Tehran’s Shariati Ave. on Thursday, June 15, 2017.

Three women were arrested by security forces in the cities of Sanandaj and Ravansar, in the Iranian Kurdistan Province.

Sunday, June 11, 2017, Farideh Bahrami, 23, was arrested in Ravansar by security forces.

The disciplinary committee of the Volleyball Federation convened an emergency meeting where it deprived three women under 23 years of age from playing in volleyball games for one to three years.

The Judiciary of Orumiyeh rejected the appeal to rescind the execution verdict for Tahmineh Danesh, 40 with three children.  

A group of girl students studying Ph.D. at Tehran University, staged a protest in the morning of June 14, 2017, outside the Ministry of Sciences in Tehran. Their protest was against difficult conditions for granting loans, non-payment of wages and etc.

Tehran: A number of women participated in a protest at Tehran’s International Exhibition on Tuesday morning, June 13, 2017, in protest to the looting of their properties by the Caspian Credit Company. They chanted, “Bankrupt Caspian is sitting on our money.”