The rights of Ahwazi women and children raised at the Meeting held in Geneva on 21st September 2018 that was coincided with the UNHRC 39th Sessio
26 Sep 2018
Ladies and gentlemen,
As I address you today, I would like to shed light on the violation perpetrated against the rights of Ahwazi women and children in Iran.
Gender inequality in Iran in general, and in Ahwaz in particular, remains a serious problem, leaving women and girls in a poor standard of living and vulnerable to constant abuse and violation of their rights. The applicable laws in Iran do not provide them with the proper protection. Still, the Iranian state is reluctant to ratify the U