Gender Equality



  • سازمان ملل 2017-10-23 13:03

    Tackling gender inequality, only way to preserve peace

    TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) – Unchecked inequality and failure to protect the rights of poorest women could undermine peace and world’s development goals, a recent UNFPA report warns.

  • حسن روحانی 2016-12-11 13:35


    Ethnic, religious diversity opportunity for national unity

    TEHRAN, Dec. 11 (MNA) – Iran’s Hassan Rouhani has told a meeting of Sunni clerics and religious leaders his government has priorities to maximize national unity through incorporating minority religious and ethnic groups into his government’s architecture.

  • rugby 2016/11/09

    By: Irina Japharidze

    Georgian rugby UNiTEs to end violence against women

    TEHRAN, Nov. 09 (MNA) – In 2010, rugby stars in Georgia called on society to engage in efforts to end violence against women and girls, followed by a partnership between the UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN-Women) and the Georgian Rugby Union.

  • UN Women 2016-03-15 09:05

    UN claims efforts to boost women's empowerment

    NEW YORK, Mar. 15 (MNA) – The Executive Director of UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka called on the international community to increase its efforts in terms of gender equality and the empowerment of the women.

  •    2016-03-08 21:28

    UN highlights need to close critical gender gaps in Asia-Pacific

    TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – United Nation’s Bangkok forum has addressed roots of inequality in gender relations in International Women’s Day.

  • ILO 2016-03-08 09:40

    Women lose ground in labor world: ILO

    GENEVA, Mar. 08 (MNA) – Millions of women lose ground in the quest for labor equality, despite the modest progress achieved in some regions of the planet, said the International Labor Organization.

  • Ban ki-moon 2016-03-07 11:12

    Ban calls for gender equality on Intl. Women’s Day

    TEHRAN, Mar. 07 (MNA) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in his message on International Women’s Day, 8 March 2016, called for solid funding, courageous advocacy and unbending political will to achieving gender equality around the world.

  • rouhani 2016-02-07 12:21

    Rouhani inaugurates conf. on women, moderation, development

    TEHRAN, Feb. 07 (MNA) – The second National Conference on Women, Moderation, and Development was inaugurated by President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday at Tehran's Islamic Summit Conference Hall.

  • UN Women 2015-10-13 09:59

    UN defends major role of women in finding peace

    NEW YORK, Oct. 13 (MNA) – The UN entity for gender equality and empowerment of women (UN Women) urged to promote planet-wide the women's major role in finding and consolidating peace in countries affected by violence and extremism.