Archive: Past Conferences

Equality and Religious Freedom in Iran

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Equality and Religious Freedom in Iran

Right to life and Death penalty in Iran – 3

[gallery columns="6" ids="606,655,661,660,652,651,646,647,648,649,645,650,638,639,641,642,643" orderby="rand"] 24, 25 May 2014 Location: California Room - UCLA Faculty Centre Language: Persian/English In this third conference,  we were honoured to have Senator Robert Badinter the ex French Minster of Justice who successfully fought to abolish the death penalty in France as our key note speaker. The proceedings heard the valuable contributions of US and international organisations such as ‘American Civil Liberties Union - ACLU’ and ‘Reprieve’ who offered valuable insight

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Right to life and Death penalty in Iran – 3

Right to Life and Death penalty in Iran – 2

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Right to Life and Death penalty in Iran – 2

“Devolved Power, Federalism …? – 2”

info@sabi.fi - in association with SABI   Ref:      362 / M / 369 The Today and Tomorrow of Iran “Devolved Power, Federalism …? - 2” 18, 19, 20 November 2010 Technopolis Innopoli 2, Tekniikantie 14, 02150 Espoo – Finland   Association des Chercheurs Iraniens (ACI) held its forty eighth conference under the above title. This conference was co-convened with  the Scandinavian Art and Business Institute in Finland. Our aim, as always, was to discuss and

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“Devolved Power, Federalism …? – 2”

Roundtable Discussion on the Situation of Iranian Balochistan

  The future of Iran  Balochistan [gallery columns="5" ids="738,737,736,732,733,734,675,676,674"] Ref:     167/B/387 Date:   12 May 2010 Roundtable: Identifying issues and problems in Balochistan Date: Saturday, 15 May 2010 – Time: 14:00 – 19:00 17 Young Street, Kensington – London W8 5BN ACI would like to announce a roundtable to examine the issues and problems facing Sistan and Balochistan province in Iran.  Following initial consultations, ACI is holding the roundtable to identify the major points of concern with

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Roundtable Discussion on the Situation of Iranian Balochistan

Right to life and Death penalty in Iran – 1

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Right to life and Death penalty in Iran – 1

In Celebration of Iranian Women – IWD 2008

[gallery link="file" size="medium" ids="419,611,628,618,585,622"] International Women’s day 2008 Frontline Club – 13 Norfolk Place, London W2 1QJ Paddington Underground Station Time: 14:30 – 17:00 Date: Saturday 8 March 2008 WATCH IT! Read the Round-table Notice Watch it LIVE on E2 satellite channel (US and Canada) Live streaming on WWW.PAMTV.US On March 8th 2008, International Women’s Day, Association des Chercheurs Iraniens (ACI) will launch a year long programme of celebrations to honour the courage and achievements

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In Celebration of Iranian Women – IWD 2008

Elizabeth Sidney Speech – IWD 2008

  International Women’s day 2008 Frontline Club – 13 Norfolk Place, London W2 1QJ Date: Saturday 8 March 2008 ACI Meeting in Celebration of Iranian Women International Women’s Day 8/03/2008 Iran is probably the world leader in misogyny, the relentless persecution of women as a tool in the regime’s armoury to ensure they stay in power. Intimidation of women is a key element in terrorizing families and whole communities. It is enforced by a huge,

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Elizabeth Sidney Speech – IWD 2008

Mitty Tohma’s Speech – IWD 2008

[caption id="attachment_585" align="alignnone" width="300"] Mitty Tohma - WFWP[/caption] International Women’s day 2008 Time: 14:30 – 17:00 Date: Saturday 8 March 2008 Mitty Tohma, President WFWP-UK The Role of Women in Creating a Culture of Peace Good afternoon.  Thank you for inviting me to share a few words to mark the International Women’s Day, recognizing the crucial role that women have in nurturing and guiding future leaders Throughout history, walls have been raised between peoples, such

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Mitty Tohma’s Speech – IWD 2008

Two Poems for Women of Iran – IWD 2008

International Women’s day 2008 Time: 14:30 – 17:00 Date: Saturday 8 March 2008  Shirin Razavian Rainbow of memories     I see us Still looking for a rainbow With our dresses Flowing in the wind And our platted hair Shiny and black   I see us Still- Walking along the riverbank With our feet Rosy from the cold water And the sun Playing cheeky games In the honey of our eyes   I still hear

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Two Poems for Women of Iran – IWD 2008