UNPO News

Mar 20, 2018

CWHP Delegation to Washington DC Raises Awareness of Plight of Hmong in Laos with a Conference and Meetings

Mr James Her, Mr Gymbay Moua, and Mr Giar Kou Her from the Congress of World Hmong People (CWHP), together with UNPO representatives Mr Marvin Kumetat and Mr David Barry conducted a series of activities in Washington, DC between 12-16 March 2018 to advocate for the Hmong in Northern Laos suffering from severe human rights violations perpetrated by the Laotian government. In addition to hosting a conference...

Mar 20, 2018

CWHP Delegation to Washington DC Raises Awareness...

Mr James Her, Mr Gymbay Moua, and Mr Giar Kou Her from the Congress of World Hmong People (CWHP), together with UNPO representatives Mr Marvin Kumetat and Mr David Barry conducted a series of activities...

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Mar 15, 2018

Somaliland: International Election Observation...

In November 2017, UNPO participated in the International observation mission to Somaliland’s presidential election convened by the Bartlett Development Planning Unit.

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Mar 13, 2018

UN Special Rapporteur Accused of Terrorism by...

The UN Special Rapporteur for Indigenous Peoples, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, a Philippine national, has been accused of terrorism by her government for her work on the rights of indigenous peoples. Despite...

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Mar 13, 2018

Joint WBO & UNPO Press Release: Side-event...

On Tuesday [13 March 2018], the Nonviolent Radical Party, Transnational and Transparty (NRPTT), the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO) and the World Baloch Organisation (WBO) co-organised...

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Mar 08, 2018

International Women's Day: Inclusivity and...

Today [8 March 2018] is International Women’s Day, the day on which women from all around the world stand up for their rights and the rights of their sisters. A day on which to stand together against...

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Feb 27, 2018

Conference at US Congress Highlights Draconic...

On 26 February 2018, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), together with the Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP), the Uyghur American Association and the World Uyghur Congress (WUC)...

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Feb 23, 2018

Haratin: Human Rights Watch Publishes Report on...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) published in February 2018 a detailed report on the very difficult conditions Mauritanian civil society organizations operate in. Mauritanian ethnic minorities such as the Haratins,...

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Feb 16, 2018

Aboriginals of Australia: Ten Years from the Apology...

Tuesday, 13 February 2018, marked 10 years since former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd apologised to the Stolen Generations of Australia and launched the Closing the Gap initiative. Both marked a ‘new...

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