United States Institute of Peace

The Iran Primer

Parliament

What Iran’s Election Means for the Future

Fatemeh Haghighatjoo

U.N. Stats: Iran’s Gender Gap

            A new U.N.

Part IV - Pivotal Election: The Issues

Shaul Bakhash

Ahmadinejad Urges Parliament to Cut Reliance on Oil

            On January 16, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told&nb

Key Dates for Iran's Parliamentary Election

This is a timeline of the key dates for Iran's Parliamentary Election:
 

    December 24-31, 2011

Challenging the Balance of Power: Ahmadinejad vs. Parliament

 Interview with Hosein Ghazian

Challenging the Balance of Power: Ahmadinejad vs. Parliament

Interview with Hosein Ghazian
 
     Hosein Ghazian is an Iranian sociologist and former pollster wh

Parliament’s Evolving Role

Interview with Ali Reza Eshraghi

Youth Game-Changers in Elections

Kevan Harris
 
      This is the eighth in a series on parliamentary elections due in March 2012:

Women Struggle in Parliament

Interview with Fatemeh Haghighatjoo

Women Struggle in Parliament

Interview with Fatemeh Haghighatjoo

Revolutionary Guards Soar in Parliament

Mehrzad Boroujerdi and Kourosh Rahimkhani
 
      This is the sixth in a series on par

Clerics Plummet in Parliament

Interview with Yasmin Alem
 
     Yasmin Alem is an international development specialist.

Clerics Plummet in Parliament

Interview with Yasmin Alem

Factoids on Parliamentary Election

Semira N. Nikou

History of Iran’s Parliaments

      This is the second in a series on parliamentary elections due in March 2012:

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