Women Rights



  •  ILO 2016-11-26 10:59

    ILO condemns abuse on women at work

    GENEVA, Nov. 26 (MNA) – The International Labor Organization condemned abuse against working women and advocated by equality of gender to eliminate violence.

  • ban ki-moon 2016-11-26 09:14

    UN: violence against women serious violation of human rights

    NEW YORK , Nov. 26 (MNA) – UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, has reiterated Friday that gender violence represents a serious violation of human rights and has called for an end to it through a collective action.

  • female cyclists 2016-08-31 14:16

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    To cycle or not to cycle: Controversy of female cyclists in Iran

    TEHRAN, Aug. 31 (MNA) – Women in Iran are still not sure if cycling in public for their daily commute is legal or conforms to Sharia law. Now with more and more people wanting to join the environmental campaign ‘Tuesdays without Cars’, the question has once again taken center stage in media outlets and daily conversations.