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World in Progress: Women in Iran under pressure

Interview: Sarah Steffen
April 20, 2016

Officials in Iran have said this week they had a network of 7,000 undercover agents who inform police about moral transgressions - like women who don't cover their hair properly. Women are also increasingly blocked from education opportunities and employment, Elham Zanjani of the National Council of Resistance of Iran's Women's Committee said.

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