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Selected filters: Islamic Republic of Iran
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Iranian and Kurdish Women's Rights Organisation

IKWRO is a registered charity founded in 2002. We provide advice, support, advocacy and referral in Arabic, Kurdish, Turkish, Dari and Farsi to women, girls and couples living in Britain, in particular helping women facing domestic violence, forced marriage and 'honour'-based violence.

Type: Non-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Women

Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) - Islamic Republic of Iran

Type: United Nations | Topic: Country Profiles/Information

Kurdish Media

Type: News/Media Organizations

Kurdish Women's Action Against Honour Killing

Kurdish Women Action Against Honour Killing (KWAHK) is a network of Kurdish and non-Kurdish activists, lawyers and academic researchers. It was established in March 2000 in London. Its formation coincided with the first international Women’s Day in the third millennium. It started with an important gathering of the Kurdish community in London; more than 500 women and men came together to celebrate the launch of this organization, with its slogan - “No Honour in Murder”.

Type: Non-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Women

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) - Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Type: United Nations | Topic: Country Profiles/Information


"Persian2English is a grassroots blog which aims to expose Iran’s violations of human rights to the international audience. We are a team of volunteers from across the world with a shared purpose: to break the language barrier on human rights. We strive to further the amount of Iranian human rights news used by international media outlets. Citizen awareness is imperative to the Iranian people’s struggle for freedom and civil liberty." (from website)

Type: News/Media Organizations

RAHANA - Reporters and Human Rights Activists of Iran

Type: Non-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Human Rights

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) - Iran

Type: News/Media Organizations | Topic: Country Profiles/Information

ReliefWeb - Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Type: Reference Information | Topic: Country Profiles/Information

The Green Voice of Freedom

Type: Non-Governmental Organizations | Topic: Human Rights

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