Iran Elected to Protect Women’s Rights?

Luisa Rodriguez
5 min readOct 14, 2022

It would be laughable if it wasn’t so darn tragic. Iran is currently one of the elected members of the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women.¹ The Commission’s 2022–2025 strategic plan “aims to achieve gender equality, the empowerment of all women and girls, and the full enjoyment of their human rights.”² What does the Iranian regime know about gender equality and women empowerment?

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Luisa Rodriguez

Christian International Relations Specialist w/ an interest in Israeli geopolitics & growing Chinese influence. I like to make hard topics easy understand.