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Iran willing to work with Japan on women empowerment

Iran willing to work with Japan on women empowerment

Iran's vice president for women on Friday said the country is willing to cooperate with Japan on related issues, including empowerment of women.

Iran favors sustainable peace, stability for global community: Ebtekar

Iran favors sustainable peace, stability for global community: Ebtekar

Iranian Vice President for Women and Family Affairs Masoumeh Ebtekar said on Thursday that despite the problems created by the US, Iran has proved by fighting Daesh and terrorist groups that it favors sustainable peace and stability for itself, neig

Iranian Women Account for 41% of State Employees: VP

Iranian Women Account for 41% of State Employees: VP

Iran’s Vice President for Women and Family Affairs says women compose 41 percent of the staff of the Islamic Republic’s government.

The Presence of an Iranian Female Entrepreneur at the International Forum on the Development of Women's Entrepreneurship in Baku

The Presence of an Iranian Female Entrepreneur at the International Forum on the Development of Women's Entrepreneurship in Baku

Nasim Tavakol, an Iranian female entrepreneur in the field of ICT at the International Forum on the Development of Women's Entrepreneurship in Baku, outlined the capacities of Iranian women in entrepreneurship.

VP: Iran expects Europe to behave wisely

VP: Iran expects Europe to behave wisely

Vice President of Iran for Women and Family Affairs Masoumeh Ebtekar referred to US lack of commitment, saying Iran expects EU to act logically.

Ambassadors’ wives tour Qazvin attractions

Ambassadors’ wives tour Qazvin attractions

On Tuesday, several wives of ambassadors to Iran made a one-day tour of Qazvin, visiting attractions and holding talks with local entrepreneurs of the ancient province.

Vice-president urges more managerial posts to be ceded to women

Vice-president urges more managerial posts to be ceded to women

Iran's Vice-President for Women and Family Affairs Massoumeh Ebtekar on Sunday called for putting into practice a plan to cede 30 percent of managerial posts to women.

Massoumeh Ebtekar: Establishing gender equity is the government’s primary goal

Massoumeh Ebtekar: Establishing gender equity is the government’s primary goal

The Vice President for Women and Family Affairs stated gender equity is the government’s main goal and said, "NGOs are the primary pillar of social development."

Handicrafts exports up 3%, hit $289 million

Handicrafts exports up 3%, hit $289 million

Iran’s handicrafts exports reached $289 million in the past Iranian calendar year 1397 (ended March 20), showing three percent growth year on year, Pouya Mahmoudian, the deputy director of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization,

Iran urges cooperation with Germany on women empowerment

Iran urges cooperation with Germany on women empowerment

An Iranian vice president on Sunday called for improvement of cooperation with Germany on empowering women and girl.

Vice-President Ebtekar meets new Turkish Ambassador

Vice-President Ebtekar meets new Turkish Ambassador

Massoumeh Ebtekar, Vice President for Women and Family Affairs, met with Derya Ors, the new Turkish Ambassador to Iran.

Top 20 female entrepreneurs selected by an online poll honored

Top 20 female entrepreneurs selected by an online poll honored

With the end of the first stage of polling, 20 select female entrepreneurs have been voted for in the balloting conducted by the Vice Presidency for Women and Family Affair's. A ceremony to mark the event was held in which the Vice President for Wome

Iran supports breadwinner women by granting solar power plants

Iran supports breadwinner women by granting solar power plants

Iran plans to facilitate income generation for breadwinner women providing them with small-scale solar power plants, Vice President for Women’s and Family Affairs, Masoumeh Ebtekar, said.

Massoumeh Ebtekar on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan

Massoumeh Ebtekar on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan

For me, "Ramadan" is fresh air. Maybe that is why it is called a holy and kind month.

Iran urges EU to adopt right decision on JCPOA

Iran urges EU to adopt right decision on JCPOA

Iranian vice president on Wednesday urged the European Union (EU) to adopt a right decision towards implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

Iran calls for rational behavior by EU: VP

Iran calls for rational behavior by EU: VP

The Vice President of Iran for Women and Family Affairs emphasized that in the current sensitive juncture, and given Iran’s patience, Tehran is calling for rational behavior by the European Union.

Majlis gives right of citizen to children born to Iranian mum

Majlis gives right of citizen to children born to Iranian mum

The parliament passed a bill on Sunday to grant citizenship right to children born to Iranian mothers.

Government resolutions for flood-affected areas should be reported with a focus on women

Government resolutions for flood-affected areas should be reported with a focus on women

The Vice President for Women and Family Affairs said, “The government has approved laws for the flood-hit areas that should be announced to the public.”

The Vice President in Golestan: Family-oriented projects are being conducted in flood-stricken areas

The Vice President in Golestan: Family-oriented projects are being conducted in flood-stricken areas

The Vice President for Women and Family Affairs said the implementation of a family-oriented plan aimed at building family skills, a resilience plan for helping affected people, and a plan to help NGOs are what her office is doing to reduce post-disa