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Iran, UNDP officials explore avenues for boost of ties

Iran, UNDP officials explore avenues for boost of ties

 Iranian Vice President and Administrator of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in a meeting on Thursday explored avenues for improvement of bilateral cooperation.

Iran, EU discuss women’s rights

Iran, EU discuss women’s rights

 Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs Ma'soumeh Ebtekar and the European Union's Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis in a meeting here reviewed women’s rights.

Third Round of Top Entrepreneur Women Votes

Third Round of Top Entrepreneur Women Votes

The top entrepreneurs were selected and honored for the third round based on online votes.

Iranian VP: US made a serious miscalculation

Iranian VP: US made a serious miscalculation

Iranian Vice President for Women and Family Affairs Massoumeh Ebtekar says Soleimani's killing has sparked a revival of the Islamic Revolution.

Martyr Qassem Soleimani's is a symbol of the fight against ISIS and violence against women

Martyr Qassem Soleimani's is a symbol of the fight against ISIS and violence against women

A message of condolence from the Vice Presidency of Women and Family Affairs on the Testimony of Sardar Qasim Soleimani; Testimony is the art of the men of God

 World Day Against Violence and Extremism: "Women's Violence Bill" goes to Parliament

World Day Against Violence and Extremism: "Women's Violence Bill" goes to Parliament

On December 8, 2013, President Rouhani's proposed "The World Against Violence and Extremism" plan in his speech at the United Nations General Assembly in New York. The proposal was approved through a vote given by representatives from nine countries

VP: Communication Skills Contribute to Greater Convergence among Nations and Achieving Global Peace

VP: Communication Skills Contribute to Greater Convergence among Nations and Achieving Global Peace

The Vice President for Women and Family Affairs, Massoumeh Ebtekar, spoke at the opening ceremony of the International Center of Excellence on Family Dialogue on December 15.

Iran Urging Familial and Community Dialogue

Iran Urging Familial and Community Dialogue

One of the fundamental issues in modern societies is that families and kinship groups can no longer be the only shelter for individuals in society.

US Sanctions Not to Stop Iranian Women’s Progress: VP

US Sanctions Not to Stop Iranian Women’s Progress: VP

Iran’s Vice President for Women and Family Affairs Masoumeh Ebtekar says the Iranian women will not stop moving forward despite the crippling sanctions imposed by the United States.

Pompeo’s Support for Rioters Shows Depth of his Anti-Iran Sentiments: Ebtekar

Pompeo’s Support for Rioters Shows Depth of his Anti-Iran Sentiments: Ebtekar

Iranian Vice President for Family and Women’s Affairs Masoumeh Ebtekar has said that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s support for rioters in the recent protests in Iran revealed the depth of his anti-Iran feelings.

Ebtekar: We Still Face Many Challenges, Yet We have Many Success Stories to Share with the Global Community

Ebtekar: We Still Face Many Challenges, Yet We have Many Success Stories to Share with the Global Community

The Asia-Pacific Regional Review of the 25th Anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action was held in November with ministers and senior officials from relevant line Ministries, civil society and other key stakeholders.

Iranian Gov’t Not against Popular Protests: VP

Iranian Gov’t Not against Popular Protests: VP

A senior Iranian official says the government is not opposed to free flow of information in society, and is resolved to pave the way for people to express their criticisms.

Women and children are the most negatively impacted sectors of society in war and conflict

Women and children are the most negatively impacted sectors of society in war and conflict

The 11th international seminar on the occasion of preventing the exploitation of the environment in war and armed conflict was held at the Museum of Islamic Revolution and Holy Defence with emphasis on the nexus between environment, war, migration.

Iran's Report on Women, Peace and Sustainable Security

Iran's Report on Women, Peace and Sustainable Security

The World Report on Women, Peace and Sustainable Security outlines the status of women in different countries on the basis of "education", "justice", "political participation" and "economic" indicators.

SES Available at all Hours in the Day

SES Available at all Hours in the Day

On Monday evening, a meeting of the Tehran Provincial Planning and Development Council was held andattended by Massoumeh Ebtekar, Vice President for Women and Family Affairs, and Soraya Sharghi, Director General of Women and Family Affairs.

Thousands of micro-credit funds were added to existing local rural funds

Thousands of micro-credit funds were added to existing local rural funds

At the International Day of Rural Women meeting, Massoumeh Ebtekar said, "Simultaneous with the International Day of Rural Women, 1,000 micro-credit funds were added to the local rural and nomadic funds."

Women Have Many Different Demands and Attending Stadiums is One of Them

Women Have Many Different Demands and Attending Stadiums is One of Them

VP of Women and Family Affairs: To accomplish greater vitality, we must help promote sports culture. Entering stadiums was a demand made by Iranian women and it will be achieved.

Iran Attends Women's Empowerment Summit in Indonesia

Iran Attends Women's Empowerment Summit in Indonesia

The Colombo Summit was a training program on sharing practices on women economic empowerment in Indonesia.

Iran Vice President: Women’s Entry into Stadiums A Step Forward

Iran Vice President: Women’s Entry into Stadiums A Step Forward

Vice President of Iran for Women and Family Affairs has lauded the admission of women to football stadiums as an important step forward for the protection of women’s rights.