The report suggests that at least 40 women are imprisoned on political, ideological and security charges in a number
(WNN) Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: Despite the election of new President Hassan Rowhani in the I
A group of prominent Iranian women's rights activists and intellectuals have outlined some of their main demands for
Several UN experts on Wednesday criticised Iran's decision to bar women from running in upcoming elections, saying th
Lawmakers in Iran are preparing to consider legislation that may drastically alter an adult woman's ability to obtain
Nasrin Sotoudeh's awards would cover a wall.
According to information from the women's ward of Evin prison, Karami, detained political prisoners on hunger strike
Amnesty International called on Iranian authorities to protect all detainees and prisoners from harassment and degrad
Human rights activists in Iran are subjected to beatings with batons, mock hangings, rape, sleep deprivation, and thr
Nobel Peace Laureate Shirin Ebadi issued a letter to the United Nations Women Executive Director, Michelle Bachelet,
The impact of Iranian doctrines in the region is apparent throughout history.
Iranian authorities allegedly lifted the death sentence imposed on Kurdish woman activist Zeyneb Jalalian.
This past year there were signs that the world is waking up to the power and contribution of women.
The controversial death of Dr. Ms. Haleh Sahabi is coming under international scrutiny as the U.S.
The commander of the regime's suppressive police force spoke about intensifying actions against what he called &ldquo
Nobel Peace laureate Shirin Ebadi and four human rights organizations have jointly called on the UN Human Rights Coun
Iranian lawmaker Fatemeh Ajorlu has criticized the United Nations for the approach it has adopted toward the plight o
This paper journeys along the theoretical and historical trajectories of the early stage of post-revolutionary Iran,
This report explores the role of UNSCR 1325 in establishing a constructive, threat-free atmosphere among Iranian poli
In the first part of my research-based article on titled 'Iran: Clerics or pimps', readers must have already learnt a
This conference's aim is to explore the strategies and tactics of everyday resistance, in particular that of women an
Help is needed to preserve the life of Sakineh Mohammadi-Ashtiani, an Iranian women who could be stoned to death at a
As a part of its Human Rights Week, the Italian city of Genoa honored Iran's strong and vibrant women's rights moveme
“War ripples on,” said guest lecturer Dr.
A photo exhibition featuring Iranian women in demonstrations before the victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979 is
Iran's capital of Tehran on Sunday hosted the third Conference of Muslim Women Parliamentarians, with an Iranian fema