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Roya Boroumand

Executive director, Abdorrahman Boroumand Foundation

Roya Boroumand is the executive director at the Abdorrahman Boroumand Foundation. Ms. Boroumand has a PhD in the history of international relations from France and is a specialist in Iran's post-Second World War history. She is a former consultant with the Women's Rights Division of Human Rights Watch and has worked on women rights and family law in North Africa.

Invisible Iranians

What determines political developments in a closed country does not necessarily happen in front of the cameras with tanks rolling over protesters. The most important struggle is a long term fight to be heard and the psychological warfare between the persecuted and the persecutors.
09/30/2011 03:20 EDT