Mahnaz Afkhami Testifies at U.S. Senate Hearing "Women and the Arab Spring"

Author : U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

Mahnaz Afkhami testified at a US Senate Hearing on November 2, 2011, on the subject of women and the Arab Spring.

“It is therefore of utmost importance for women’s equality in these countries undergoing radical transformation that the United States give its explicit support for women’s full and  equal participation in national reform processes,” Afkhami stated.