Security forces in Iraq have arrested Eman ”Dakhiliya”, who run one of the worse trafficking chains in Ba
For years, a Bay Area couple had been trying to publicize the danger that dissidents from their native Iran faced at
Iraqi security forces have been training women in an effort to enhance security amid Al Qaida strikes.
What do driving, voting, wearing pants, and protesting have in common?
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) today announced the launch of a literac
The Minister of State for Women's Affairs in the federal government revealed on Monday forming a joint committee with
Iraqi women hoped that last year's election would cement a larger role for them in the government.
The unstable security situation in Iraq already made women particularly vulnerable.
The Kurdish house in Baghdad held on Saturday an educational seminar about Iraqi women and ways to involve them in ex
Despite being the main victims in regional armed conflicts, women are still excluded from playing a role in conflict
When Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki introduced what he called a national partnership government two weeks ago,
Iraqi women have been angered by the new government formation in their country, which sorely lacks female representat
Female MPs, both religious and secular, have slammed the under-representation of women in Iraqi institutions, especia
The new Iraqi government, which received a vote of confidence from parliament on Tuesday, is almost exclusively male,
The improved political representation of women in Iraq is in sharp contrast to their broader disempowerment, as highl
State of Law Coalition independent MP Safiya Al Suhail criticized women absence in head of political parties meeting
In the last week of September, the As-Sahab Foundation, which disseminates al-Qaeda messages and propaganda, released
When leading prominent Iraqi women leaders from all across the country gathered in Baghdad in June 28, 2010 they had
As reported last month by MediaGlobal, women activists are working in Iraq to increase women's participation in the g
When Iraq finally forms a new government, one thing is certain -- there will be many new faces.
Prior to the US-led invasion of Iraq, women workin
Under Saddam Hussein, women in government got a year's maternity leave; that is now cut to six months.
Another political event takes place in Iraq withou
Today, let's celebrate the women of Iraq.
On the eve of Iraq's second nationwide election, a car bomb killed at least three pilgrims
For women in Iraq, the coming national elections offer both a promise and a reminder of the difficulty of change in t
As Iraqis meet to talk about creating an interim authority to govern their country, they will need to overcome divisi