Civil Liberties Resources

Over the course of 2014, Iran executed 13 people for crimes they had committed as minors. Among them is a young Afghan who was accused of...

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Mar 24, 2014 | Advocacy, Civil Liberties, Accountability, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran PRISONERS RIGHTS On March 13, Abdollah Momeni, prominent student activist and spokesperson for Advar-e...
Mar 07, 2014 | Women's Participation, Civil Liberties, Accountability, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran WOMENS RIGHTS On March 8,  people across the world will be celebrating International Women’s Day and...
Mar 07, 2014 | Nabz Nameh, Women's Participation, Civil Liberties
On March 8th women will be celebrated in many countries for their achievements and the crucial role they play in creating a more equitable...
Mar 07, 2014 | Women's Participation, Civil Liberties, Other
Feb 25, 2014 | Advocacy, Civil Liberties, Accountability, Nabz Bi-Weekly
FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION When it comes to freedom of speech and expression, Iran is rated 174 out of 179 in the world. One of the core...
Feb 21, 2014 | Civil Liberties, Cartoon
On September 13, 2007, Iran along with 143 other countries voted in favor of the adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights ...
Feb 20, 2014 | Civil Liberties, Other
Iranian cartoonist Touka Neyestani, Drawing Repression: A Year in Cartoons features 52 weekly cartoons highlighting human rights issues...
Feb 10, 2014 | Advocacy, Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
LABOR RIGHTS Over the past few years, the Iranian media has been inundated with news of protesting workers struggling to provide for their...
Jan 31, 2014 | Civil Liberties, Accountability, Nabz Bi-Weekly
Individual Iranian citizens are often subjects of repression when it comes to freedom of expression. News earlier this months however,...
Jan 03, 2014 | Civil Liberties, Digital Security, Elections, Accountability, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran MINORITY RIGHTS On December 29, Nilisa Yahyavi, a Baha’i student at Semnan University was expelled from...