Iranian men’s and women’s kabaddi teams were both crowned the champions of Asia after beating South Korea and India in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei underlined the importance of Hijab for Muslim women.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in his message on International Woman's Day, March 8, 2018, said progress for women is progress for all.
Iran women’s national team overcame Uzbekistan to win the title of Division 3 at 2016 World Team Table Tennis Championships in Malaysia.
President Hassan Rouhani said it is the responsibility of government to pave the way for women’s active participation, moderating the difference between the genders in the society.
Advisor to minister of cooperatives, labour and social welfare in the family affairs said Iranian working women are three times more educated than men.
UN Under-Secretary-General and UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka says the conflict-stricken world today needs the collective cooperation of all groups including women.
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.