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  1. IRAN: Iran Women to be Watch Guards at Prisons

    The Iranian government and police have begun positioning women as watch guards at female prisons across the country a

    Saturday, September 22, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 411
  2. 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
  3. IRAN: Release Women's Rights Activists

    Iranian judicial authorities should immediately release two recently detained women's rights activists, the Internati

    Tuesday, May 24, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 816
  4. IRAN: Iranian Schoolgirls Condemn Saudi Regime's Brutal Crimes in Bahrain

    Large numbers of Iranian schoolgirls staged a rally in front of the Saudi embassy in Tehran on Tuesday to protest at

    Tuesday, May 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 714
  5. IRAN/BAHRAIN: Iranians Support Bahraini Women

    Iranians take to the streets in Tehran to show support for Bahraini women enduring the violence and crimes committed

    Friday, April 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 710
  6. IRAN: Iran Women Protest Bahrain Crackdown

    Iranian women will take to the streets in a show of solidarity with Bahraini women who are continually falling victim

    Thursday, April 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 654
  7. IRAN: Women Fight For Rights In Iran

    In remarks commemorating the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took

    Monday, March 14, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 437
  8. IRAN: Women at Forefront of Iranian Protests

    Iranian women are not the type of women who remain silent and consider themselves lesser than men.

    Thursday, February 17, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 251
  9. IRAN: NCRI Women's Committee Condemns Execution of Zahra Bahrami

    Ms. Sarvnaz Chitsaz, NCRI Women's Committee Chair, described the barbaric execution of Ms.

    Monday, January 31, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive63 126
  10. IRAN: Women on the Frontline of the Fight for Rights

    When Shahrzad Kariman finally saw her imprisoned daughter Shiva Nazar Ahari earlier this month, it was for a brief mo

    Sunday, September 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 093
  11. IRAN: Iranian Authorities Pressure Prominent Lawyer By Holding Family Members 'Hostage'

    "Today I was again contacted after being interrogated, I was summoned through a telephone call.

    Tuesday, July 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 674
  12. IRAN: Shirin Ebadi. Women Play Key Role in Fight for Democracy in Iran

    The struggle for human rights and gender equality continues in Iran as we mark the one-year anniversary of the demons

    Friday, June 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 320
  13. IRAN: Iran Jails Women Activists, Arrests Top Former MP

    Iran has sentenced in absentia award-winning women's rights activist Shadi Sadr and another fellow activist to jail a

    Sunday, May 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive61 099
  14. IRAN: Women Online In Iran Brave Heavy Web Surveillance

    Iranian women have pushed the battle for equal rights online even as security forces aggressively monitor the Interne

    Friday, April 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 887
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  16. IRAN: Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Shares Stories of Democracy

    In front of a theatre filled with college and high school students, community members, and representatives from Lone

    Tuesday, April 6, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 797
  17. Iran's 'Mourning Mothers' Must Be Released

    Amnesty International has urged the Iranian authorities to release a group of women who were beaten and arrested duri

    Monday, January 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 643
  18. IRAN: Widespread Arrests of Women's Rights Activists, Female Journalists and Relatives

    Numerous women's rights campaigners, female journalists and relatives are being arrested and persecuted as authoritie

    Tuesday, January 5, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 646
  19. IRAN: ‘Mourning Mothers Iran' Stand with Activist Mothers Worldwide

    A mother protecting her child isn't anything unique. But in Iran, humanitarian activist mothers are

    Thursday, October 8, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 661
  20. IRAN: Iranian Women's Rights Activists Win Courage Award

    A group of women who are risking imprisonment to collect 1 million signatures on a petition demanding greater women's

    Wednesday, October 7, 2009
    Pre 2015 News Archive60 663
  21. Giving Voice to Women in Muslim Countries

    Survey research has a role to play in providing Muslim women with a public voice where custom and culture does not pe

    Monday, January 1, 2007
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 354
  22. 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
  23. Call for Solidarity: Freedom and Gender Equality in Iran

    “We (a group of Iranian feminists and women's rights activists) demand an end to state-led violence and repression, a

    Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 19:00
    Initiatives72 351
  24. ANALYSIS: Tradition, Modernity and the Rise of Islamic Feminism in Iran: 1979-2009

    {[{Islamic feminism

    Saturday, April 30, 2011 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 253
  25. INTERVIEW: American Peace Activists Meet with Iranian President in New York

    Addressing the meeting, veterans For Peace President Leah Bolger stressed VFP's commitment to doing everything possib

    Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 20:00
    Initiatives73 487
  26. BLOG: Stop Arbitrary Detention of Mansoureh Behkish, Iran

    After years of protesting Iran's human rights violations of political prisoners, Mansoureh Behkish is soon to become

    Sunday, January 27, 2013 - 19:00
    Initiatives73 582