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.

Officers of the “soft war” in Iran have launched campaigns in cyberspace describing women as “dangerous beings”, attempting to cement a negative image of women.

PARIS, Associated Press, 27 January 2016   - Supporters of Maryam Rajavi, President of the National Council of Resistance of Iran,

“Nurses' unemployment is common knowledge."

Sahar Mohammadi, a singer of the Mah-Banou group said her artistic activity and teaching are still restricted and banned.

Officials of the Public Prosecutor's Office have turned down conditional release and medical leave for Tahereh Jafari, currently detained in the women’s ward of Tehran's Evin Prison.

Members of the National Council of Resistance of Iran demonstrate in Paris on Wednesday before the arrival of the Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani.

According to news from Mashhad, young women and girls have been deprived of bicycling in public. They can ride bicycles only inside areas that are surrounded by 3-meter-high walls.

Nearly all the women who responded to a new research said they had experienced non-verbal and physical sexual harassment in Iran.

According to reports published just recently, a considerable number of Baha'i citizens have been sentenced to a total of 193 years behind bars in Gorgan, Minoodasht and Gonbad Kavoos in the northern Iranian Golestan Province.

A number of graduates of teachers' training course, including a large number of women, staged a protest outside the Ministry of Education in Tehran, demanding employment.