This isn't a joke. This really happened.
Iran has just been appointed to a 4-year term on the UN's Commission on the Status of Women, The UN's Women's Rights council.
The UN's Commission on the Status of Women is the "global champion for gender equality," according to the organization.
It works to develop and uphold standards in which all women can exercise their human rights.
The commission focuses on issues it deems fundamental to women's equality and attempts to pro