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.


Supreme Leader of misogynic regime of mullahs described equal rights for women in employment and studies as utterly wrong convictions of the West that is obsolete and treacherous

NCRI - The Women’s Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran calls on all international bodies and human rights organizations, especially the UN Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary executions and the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran, as well as the bodies defending women’s rights to take urgent action to have the death sentence of Ms. Rayhaneh Jabbari, revoked.

NCRI - On the International Women's day, the Iranian regime's State Security Forces arrested at least 80 women during the clashes with members of families of Dervishes and political prisoners who attempted to gather to protest suppression of imprisoned Dervishes.

NCRI - February 01, 2014 - State-run news media in Iran have run stories titled: "The countdown to the execution of a fifteen-year-old bride”, reporting about a 26-year-old mother facing execution on Sunday (Feb. 2) for the murder of her husband, which she denies, in the city of Isfahan.
Farzaneh mother of a 10 year old girl, was married to the man at the age of 15 against her will. The man was killed six years ago.

NCRI - December 02, 2013 - The Iranian regime is launching a tough new clampdown on 'improperly veiled' women in 200 towns and cities across the regime. It is the latest in a series of increasingly draconian restrictions of basic human rights under Hassan Rouhani's new 'moderate' rule.

Rouhani pledged during election campaign speeches that he 'would not allow any agent to question anyone in the street' and that 'girls should feel secure'. But only four months later, the Headquarters for Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice has announced improperly dressed women will be issued with official warning.

 NCRI - November 24, 2013 - The Iranian regime's henchmen hanged six prisoners including two women in the central prison of the city of Yazd on Thursday, November 23.

The mullahs judiciary announced on Saturday that the victims had been sentenced to death for drug related charges.Based on reports received from Iran, another prisoner was also hanged on Saturday in the central prison of Zahedan.

NCRI - November 11, 2013 - Iran under mullahs' rule has been ranked a lowly 130th in a new international survey of gender equality in society. The regime was placed almost bottom out of the 136 nations assessed in the 2013 Global Gender Gap report by the World Economic Forum.

The study measures the access and opportunities for women in four key areas of health, education, economics and politics. At the top of the table were the northern European nations of Iceland, Finland, Norway and Sweden.

NCRI - October 25, 2013 - The spokesman for Iran's House of Music has been sacked for calling for an end to the 34-year ban on women singing in the regime.

Dariush Pir-Niakan was fired on October 22 after saying: "The main demand of the House of Music is for women’s voices to be broadcast. For 34 years now, this has been missing from the musical arena. Music is still considered taboo here."

NCRI - October 11, 2013 - The Iranian regime's Council of Guardians approved the bill which allows men to marry adopted daughters.

The 12 member unelected Guardian Council, made up of six clerics and six jurists, examines all bills in reference to the mullahs' constitution.

NCRI - September 30, 2013 - A young woman was hanged on Sunday, September 29 in the city of Mashhad in Iran.
In the past few days, at least 5 women have been executed in different cities across the country.

Most of these women are accused of drug related charges.