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Women’s Rights are Human Rights

The UN Commission on the Status of Women is meeting in New York City this week. Although Iran is a member of the Commission, Iranian women are prohibited from attending by their government, or if they do attend are retaliated against once they get back to Iran.  On February  29 a group of NGOs (non governmental organizations) including Amnesty International  held a workshop in New York City in support of and in solidarity with the Iranian women and to discuss how to deal with the problem.



One response

  1. This gives me hope and goosebumps 🙂


    March 30, 2012 at 5:11 PM

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