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WOMAN LIFE FREEDOM

 An Assessment of Identity Trends and Today and Tomorrow of Iran Please help us in understanding the events in Iran since the tragic death in custody of Mahsa Jina Amini by completing this survey. It shouldn't take more than a few minutes. Fill it - Share it! This public opinion survey will measure the generational changes, trends, and tendencies in how Iranians identify themselves and how they view their future. It is a comparative study

Written by ACI in 1 February 24 Read more
WOMAN LIFE FREEDOM

‘Baluchistan’: Dignity, Freedom, and Justice for All

The situation of civil, political, economic, social, cultural rights of the Iranian Baloch people 9 December 2023 - London - Reserve Your Spot Panel 1 – 10:00 – 13:00 (ENGLISH) Along with the issues concerning discrimination, poverty and human rights, the question we aim to discuss further is the continuous disproportionate use of the death penalty and the systematic use of lethal force against unarmed civilian population leading to many deaths in the Baluchistan region

Written by ACI in 5 December 23 Read more
‘Baluchistan’: Dignity, Freedom, and Justice for All

Press Release : ‘Tehran funds Hamas while starving children at home’.

‘Balochistan’ - ‘Dignity, Freedom, and Justice for All’ The situation of civil, political, economic, social, cultural rights of the Iranian Baloch People Saturday 9 December 2023 - 10:00-13:00 English, 14:00-18:00 Persian Marshall Theatre, The Marshall Building, LSE, 44 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LY (On Saturday the Entrance is accessed through Portugal Street opposite the LSE Library) SPEAKERS LIST One day seminar in London examines possible ‘crimes against humanity’ committed against Iranian Baloch people on

Written by ACI in 30 November 23 Read more
Press Release : ‘Tehran funds Hamas while starving children at home’.

Persecution of Christians in Iran as the world celeberates the birth of Jesus

As the Christian world prepares to celebrate the birth of Jesus and Christmas, this year in Iran, the many Christians from a Muslim background remain persecuted and unable to manifest or worship freely and openly. On December 21, this year Iranians and those of Iranian heritage all over the world marked the ancient Iranian tradition of YALDA night, the winter solstice. While traditionally Iranians celebrate the end of the longest night of the year and

Written by ACI in 24 December 22 Read more
Persecution of Christians in Iran as the world celeberates the birth of Jesus

Thank you ECOSOC – Thank you CSW!

The expulsion of the Islamic Republic from the Commission on the Status of Women is an unprecedented step taken by the UN and the international community. Thank you for hearing us and taking this extraordinary step. Discrimination against the women and girls of Iran is as old as the Islamic Republic. Gender and religious discrimination are legal, systematic and institutional on every level and aspect of their lives. For forty-three years the women’s movement has

Written by ACI in 16 December 22 Read more
Thank you ECOSOC – Thank you CSW!

Vote to remove the Islamic Republic from CSW

ACI once again adds its voice of outrage at the election of the Islamic Republic in 2021 and supports its expulsion from CSW. It is tragic that the beautiful young life of Mahsa Jina Amini had to be lost before the world opened up its eyes to the systemic and institutional discrimination of girls and women in Iran, in law and in practice, for the last forty three years. The boiling point for the stifled

Written by ACI in 14 December 22 Read more
Vote to remove the Islamic Republic from CSW

Enough is Enough – 3

Mr Josep Borrell Chair of The Foreign Affairs Council, the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Foreign Affairs Council Meeting - Brussels, 12 December 2022 As you prepare for your committee meeting later today the horrific news of yet another young life lost at the hands of the Islamic Republic’s hangman is being reported. Twenty three year old Majid Reza Rahnavard was executed in public this morning in Mashad. Mizan, the judiciary’s

Written by ACI in 12 December 22 Read more
<strong>Enough is Enough – 3</strong>

Dignity, Freedom, and Justice for All

Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights زن زندگی آزادی For eighty-five days, as Iranians all over the world have raised their voices against human rights abuses at the hands of the Islamic regime, the global community has witnessed an ever-increasing tally of thousands of young people injured, kidnapped, disappeared, arrested, tortured and killed in Iran. A new column has opened up for the number of death sentences issued. As the

Written by ACI in 9 December 22 Read more
Dignity, Freedom, and Justice for All

INDEPENDENT INTERNATIONAL FACT FINDING MISSION – 24 November 2022

ACI would like to thank the responsible members of the Human Rights Council that earlier today voted to set up an investigative and accountability mechanism to assess the deteriorating situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran, especially with respect to women and children. While we look forward to an expedited process for the setting up of the fact finding mission we would like to draw your attention to the following Whether the

Written by ACI in 24 November 22 Read more
INDEPENDENT INTERNATIONAL FACT FINDING MISSION – 24 November 2022

‘The Revolution is not televised’

#Qatar2022 Group B: Iran, England, Wales, USA   As football fever is about to grip the world for the next few weeks many Iranians inside and outside the country are choosing to not support the team from the Islamic Republic. Stars of Iranian soccer like Ali Daei, and Ali Karimi have turned down FIFA's invitation to attend the games in support of the protestors. 10 year old Kian Pirfalak, pictured above, is one of the latest

Written by ACI in 19 November 22 Read more
‘The Revolution is not televised’