UNPO News

Dec 07, 2017

AIM and UNPO Call for Release of AIM Coordinator

On 7 December 2017, the Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM) and news sources such as the Kathmandu Post report that AIM coordinator Dr CK Raut, was arrested by the Nepalese police, allegedly for encouraging the supporters of the Alliance to choose No-Vote in Nepal's House of Representatives and provincial assembly elections. Vast parts of the Terai region are called to vote today in the second phase...

Dec 07, 2017

AIM and UNPO Call for Release of AIM Coordina...

On 7 December 2017, the Alliance for Independent Madhesh (AIM) and news sources such as the Kathmandu Post report that AIM coordinator Dr CK Raut, was arrested by the Nepalese police, allegedly for encouraging...

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Dec 04, 2017

Forum on Minority Issues Side-Event: Paving the...

On 1 December 2017, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) organised a side-event to the 10th session of the Forum on Minority Issues held in Geneva, Switzerland. This conference, entitled...

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Dec 04, 2017

Somaliland: Diseases Do Not Regard Political Borders...

The instrumentalisation of the access to health services happens quite often in conflicts. Whilst international aid is supposed to be neutral and apolitical, it is caught into a paradox. The World Health...

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Dec 01, 2017

EP Conference Sheds Light on China’s Colonial...

On 28 November 2017, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in collaboration with MEP Csaba Sógor (EPP) and the Southern Mongolian Human Rights Information Center (SMHRC), hosted...

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Nov 24, 2017

UNPO Guest Speaker in discussion by EP Human Rights...

On 22 November 2017, the European Parliament’s Subcommittee on Human Rights (DROI) held an Exchange of Views on the rights of Indigenous Peoples, notably in Myanmar, Bangladesh, Brazil and Chile....

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Nov 24, 2017

Brazilian Delegation in Brussels at the Occasion...

During the week of 20  November 2017 the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) – in collaboration with Mr Francisco Assis MEP (S&D) and Marisa Matias (GUE/NGL) and with the...

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