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.

In her last telephone call to her family, Tahereh Riyahi told them not to expect her anymore!

The journalist who is imprisoned in the Evin Prison got to call her family once within the past 10 days.

An informed source said, "Tahereh Riyahi's family do not know anything about her physical condition, but they say her psychological condition is not well. They are not allowed to visit her because she is under interrogation."

Tahereh Riyahi was arrested on December 27, 2016, and taken under interrogation at the Intelligence Ministry's detention center in Evin. She is accused of disseminating information against the state.

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