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 Public Prosecutor of Arak announced that the security forces in this city had arrested 24 women and men in a private party.

Abbas Gassemi the cases of those arrested have been sent to the Prosecutor’s Office in Arak for completion of their files. (The state-run Mizan news agency – December 2, 2017)

Arak is the capital of Markazi Province in central Iran.

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