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.

Maryam Rajavi Speeches

The International Association of Women Judges (IAWJ) held a conference from May 2 to 6, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where women judges from 80 countries participated and exchanged views on issues of concern to women judges and jurists in different countries.

Speech by Maryam Rajavi on International Women’s Day - February 2018

 Distinguished guests,

Let me congratulate everyone on International Women’s Day.

 Congratulations to you, all the women of the world, and the freedom loving women of Iran. Congratulations for steadfastly adhering to the cause of equality. Congratulations to the women of the world because their sisters in Iran led the protests this year against the mullahs’ fundamentalist and misogynist regime.

In a message on December 30, 2017, Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, sent a message to Iranian women and men, admiring their courage. She reiterated that there is a price for freedom that every nation must pay.

Maryam Rajavi's message

Maryam Rajavi's message on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, November 25, 2017:

In a roundtable discussion on the occasion of the International Women's Day 2017, entitled, "Women in Leadership, the Experience of the Iranian Resistance", the Iranian Resistance's President-elect Maryam Rajavi shared the experience of the women of the Iranian Resistance with participants. Following are her remarks:


Simultaneous with the international conference on the occasion of the International Women's Day in Tirana, Albania, an elaborate photo exhibition was put on display on the history of 150 years of Iranian women's struggle for freedom.

An international conference was held in Tirana, Albania, on the occasion of the International Women's Day.

The Iranian Resistance's President-elect Maryam Rajavi sent a message to the "Women Force for Change" meeting in Stockholm, Sweden, on the International Women's Day, held on March 4, 2017. Excerpts of her message appear below.

The Iranian Resistance's President-elect Maryam Rajavi sent a message to a conference entitled, "Women the force for change", held at the British Parliament on February 28, 2017, on the occasion of the International Women's Day.

A conference was held by the International Federation of Women in Legal Careers (FIFCJ) from November 14 to 17, 2016, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Maryam Rajavi's speech at a conference in the European Parliament, Brussels

March 2, 2016