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  1. Female Political Prisoners and Conditions of Women's Wards in Iranian Prisons

    The report suggests that at least 40 women are imprisoned on political, ideological and security charges in a number

    Thursday, March 10, 2016
    Reports/Policy Briefs94 482
  2. IRAN: Old Challenges Continue for Women Under New President

    (WNN) Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: Despite the election of new President Hassan Rowhani in the I

    Monday, February 3, 2014
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 229
  3. IRAN: Iranian Women's Rights Activists Tell Rohani What They Want

    A group of prominent Iranian women's rights activists and intellectuals have outlined some of their main demands for

    Saturday, July 13, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive66 009
  4. IRAN: UN Experts Slam Iran's Decision to Ban Women in Elections

    Several UN experts on Wednesday criticised Iran's decision to bar women from running in upcoming elections, saying th

    Wednesday, May 29, 2013
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 972
  5. IRAN: Iran Deputies To Mull Draft Law Restricting Women's Right To Travel

    Lawmakers in Iran are preparing to consider legislation that may drastically alter an adult woman's ability to obtain

    Friday, November 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 650
  6. IRAN: Iranian Human Rights Lawyer in Fourth Week of Hunger Strike

    Nasrin Sotoudeh's awards would cover a wall.

    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 639
  7. IRAN: Women Political Prisoners in Evin Prison, Still on Hunger Strike / Transport to Hospital Karami

    According to information from the women's ward of Evin prison, Karami, detained political prisoners on hunger strike

    Tuesday, November 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 614
  8. IRAN: Women Prisoners on Hunger Strike

    Amnesty International called on Iranian authorities to protect all detainees and prisoners from harassment and degrad

    Monday, November 5, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 638
  9. IRAN: Rights Activists Beaten, Raped in Iran: U.N.

    Human rights activists in Iran are subjected to beatings with batons, mock hangings, rape, sleep deprivation, and thr

    Thursday, October 11, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 521
  10. IRAN: Iran Attacking Women, Attempt to Weaken Feminist Movement: Ebadi

    Nobel Peace Laureate Shirin Ebadi issued a letter to the United Nations Women Executive Director, Michelle Bachelet,

    Thursday, August 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 307
  11. IRAN: Will Change in Iran Empower Arab Women?

    The impact of Iranian doctrines in the region is apparent throughout history.

    Sunday, April 22, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 028
  12. IRAN: Kurdish Woman Death Sentence Lifted, Say Reports

    Iranian authorities allegedly lifted the death sentence imposed on Kurdish woman activist Zeyneb Jalalian.

    Saturday, December 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 556
  13. IRAN: Tyrants Fear Women's Power

    This past year there were signs that the world is waking up to the power and contribution of women.

    Monday, December 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 523
  14. IRAN: International Voices Outraged Following the Death of Iran's Haleh Sahabi

    The controversial death of Dr. Ms. Haleh Sahabi is coming under international scrutiny as the U.S.

    Saturday, June 11, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 916
  15. IRAN: Mullahs' Regime Intensifies Suppressive Measures Against Iranian Women

    The commander of the regime's suppressive police force spoke about intensifying actions against what he called &ldquo

    Friday, June 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 908
  16. IRAN: Groups Urge UN Action Against Iranian Rights Abuses

    Nobel Peace laureate Shirin Ebadi and four human rights organizations have jointly called on the UN Human Rights Coun

    Friday, June 10, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 909
  17. IRAN: Iranian MP Criticizes UN Approach Toward Plight of Palestinian Women

    Iranian lawmaker Fatemeh Ajorlu has criticized the United Nations for the approach it has adopted toward the plight o

    Sunday, February 27, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 308
  18. Who is Behind the Name? A Story of Violence, Loss, and Melancholic Survival in Post-Revolutionary Iran

    This paper journeys along the theoretical and historical trajectories of the early stage of post-revolutionary Iran,

    Tuesday, February 1, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 202
  19. Iranian Women at Risk in Iraq: 1325 and the Long Road to Non-Violence

    This report explores the role of UNSCR 1325 in establishing a constructive, threat-free atmosphere among Iranian poli

    Sunday, August 1, 2010
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 954
  20. IRAN: Notoriety under Sharia Garb

    In the first part of my research-based article on titled 'Iran: Clerics or pimps', readers must have already learnt a

    Friday, February 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 772
  21. Conference: Iran: Politics of Resistance

    This conference's aim is to explore the strategies and tactics of everyday resistance, in particular that of women an

    Thursday, February 11, 2010 - 19:00
    Pre 2015 Events Archive71 696
  22. CAMPAIGN: Help Needed- Iranian Woman Sentenced to Stoning Death

    Help is needed to preserve the life of Sakineh Mohammadi-Ashtiani, an Iranian women who could be stoned to death at a

    Monday, July 5, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 436
  23. CAMPAIGN: Genoa -Honors Iranian Women During Human Rights Week

    As a part of its Human Rights Week, the Italian city of Genoa honored Iran's strong and vibrant women's rights moveme

    Friday, July 30, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 463
  24. LECTURE FOLLOW-UP: Enloe: War Hurts Women Harder

    “War ripples on,” said guest lecturer Dr.

    Sunday, October 10, 2010 - 20:00
    Initiatives72 660
  25. MUSEUM EXHIBIT: Photo Exhibit Captures Women's Role in Iranian Revolution

    A photo exhibition featuring Iranian women in demonstrations before the victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979 is

    Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 973
  26. ANALYSIS: Tradition, Modernity and the Rise of Islamic Feminism in Iran: 1979-2009

    {[{Islamic feminism

    Saturday, April 30, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 253
  27. CONFERENCE/ MEETING: 3rd Conference of Muslim Women Parliamentarians Held in Tehran

    Iran's capital of Tehran on Sunday hosted the third Conference of Muslim Women Parliamentarians, with an Iranian fema

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 883