Child marriages in Iran

Iran: Girls under 15 forced into marriage

According to statistics released by the Women and Family Affairs Department, in 2013, 0.4 percent of males and 5.4 percent of girls under the...
Shiva Amini

Iran: Women’s national futsal team player, denied because of veil

A member of Iranian women's futsal team, Shiva Amini was deprived of sport after being photographed without veil in a friendly game abroad. Shiva Amini...
Child marriages in Iran

Iran: Report on child marriages in Iran

According to a shocking report, in the first 9 months of the Persian year, 181,133 girls under the age of 19 got married, which...
university student

Iran: At least 150 university student activists banned from education

The state-run Jame’eh Farda (Tomorrow’s Community) newspaper reported that at least 150 postgraduate students at Masters and Ph.D. levels were starred (term used by...
freezing cold

Iranian quake victims scrambles to live through freezing cold

AFP, November 15, 2017 - Thousands of Iranians on Tuesday spent a third night in the cold as authorities scrambled to help those made...
women unemployed in Iran

25% of young people and 42% of women unemployed in Iran

An Iranian demographer said that according to statistics rounded up from 2006 to 2016, around 25% of the youth in Iran were unemployed, the...
earthquake

Most Areas Lack Water and Electricity a Week After the Quake

Earthquake in Iran A week after the deadly earthquake in Iran’s western regions, people are still lacking even minimum supplies. Many villages still have no...
Iran's HIV problem

Iran’s HIV problem, another regime’s breach of human rights standards

Iran's HIV problem, another regime’s breach of human rights standards, is among the other regime’s breaches of human rights standards. Roughly 66,000 people in Iran...
Iranian women at stadiums

Iran: Presence of women in stadiums taken of Bassij’s agenda

The head of the Bassij Women’s Society said that the demand for the presence of women in stadiums is a fabricated demand by a...
child widows

Majlis representative says there are 2,000 child widows in Iran

The state-run IRNA news agency cited The head of the Women’s Fraction in the Majlis on Dec 11, 2017 as saying that there are...

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