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.

Statements

Sahar Beheshti, who had been arrested Friday afternoon along with her husband Mostafa Islami, was released Saturday afternoon, on bail bond.

Sajedi Nia, Commander of the State Security Force announced that "more than 4,400 clothes shops were sealed" just last year "for offering indecent apparel violating public morality."

The misogynic Iranian regime issued a directive prohibiting all correspondence between female prisoners in Evin Prison and their families. In the women’s ward just female political prisoners are held.

The Women's Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran strongly condemns the sentence issued by the misogynist judiciary of the Iranian regime against Ms. Nargess Mohammadi.

The misogynic Iranian regime publicly flogged a female prisoner on April 27 in Golpayegan County, Esfahan Province.

The misogynist mullahs’ regime hanged Ameneh Rezaian, a female prisoner in Kashmar prison, on April 14, on the eve of a visit by the EU High Representative Ms. Federica Mogherini to Iran.

Ms. Sarvnaz Chitsaz, chairwoman of the Women's Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, lauded Air France's flight attendants' protest against compulsory veiling upon landing in Iran. 

Maryam Rajavi: With women’s active and equal participation in political leadership, we will turn this century into the era of women's emancipation

The Women’s Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran expresses its abhorrence over the recent aggressive measures targeting women and girls this New Year’s Eve in a number of European cities

The Iranian regime has ratified an amendment to the misogynic bill dubbed “Protecting sanctity of hijab and morality” thereby adding to the scale of oppression and pressure against Iranian women. According to this amendment,