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First female prefect named in Ilam Province

Paridokht Najafi has become the first female appointee to the position of prefect in Ilam Province.

Ilam Governor Mohammdreza Morvarid appointed Najafi as the Prefect of Eyvan, ISNA reported on Monday July 28. Prior to this appointment, Najafi was deputy prefect of Eyvan for women’s affairs. » read more

President’s advisor speaks for women in leadership positions

Iranian president’s chief advisor in ethnic and religious minority affairs Ali Younesi said in a press conference on May 3 that there has been a historical oppression of women in the country and the Iranian administration and legislation is patriarchal. » read more