In 1995, President Rafsanjani appointed Shahla Habibi as Iran's Presidential Advisor on Women's Affairs.
Female Representation of the Iranian GovernmentEdit
Shahla Habibi's position would later become a cabinet position under President Khatami. This post was later held by Zahra Shojaei under President Khatami, and by Nasrin Soltankhah during President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's administration.
Islamic Republic of Iran Women's News AgencyEdit
The Islamic Republic of Iran Women's News Agency (IWNA) was created in the 1990s to meet the information needs of Iranian women. She became the IWNA Director.
- "On the memoir of Shahla Habibi, the first Iranian female presidential advisor". Tehran Times. 2017-09-11. Retrieved 2021-10-07.
- "حزب موتلفه اسلامی درگذشت شهلا حبیبی را تسلیت گفت" (in Persian). Fars News Agency. 9 September 2017. Retrieved 11 September 2017.