UNPO News

Feb 05, 2016

EP Adopts Resolution on Human Rights Violations in Crimea Highlighting Dire Situation of Crimean Tatars

Photo courtesy of: European External Action Service 2014 @Flickr On 4 February 2016, the European Parliament adopted a resolution on the human rights situation in the Crimean Peninsula, which was illegally annexed by Russia in March 2014 and is still under Russian control. The resolution condemns the unprecedented levels of human rights violations committed against Crimean residents and draws particular...

Feb 05, 2016

EP Adopts Resolution on Human Rights Violations...

Photo courtesy of: European External Action Service 2014 @Flickr On 4 February 2016, the European Parliament adopted a resolution on the human rights situation in the Crimean Peninsula, which was illegally...

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Jan 27, 2016

'Let's Argue Only Once We Have a Parliament...

On 25 January 2016, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and the Centre for Kurdish Progress co-organised a conference on Iranian Kurdistan in the British Parliament in London. The...

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Jan 25, 2016

European Parliament Resolution on Ethiopia Brings...

On 21 January 2016, the European Parliament passed an urgent resolution on the situation in Ethiopia, condemning the use of violence by the security forces against peaceful Oromo protesters, in particular,...

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Jan 19, 2016

What to Say and Who to Target – Second Workshop...

On 14-15 January 2016, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), together with Oxford University Associate Professor Fiona McConnell and Tibet Justice Centre, ran a workshop entitled “Lobbying...

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Jan 18, 2016

UNPO Congratulates Ms Tsai Ing-wen on Landslide...

Brussels, 18 January 2016 – The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), its Members and Presidency warmly congratulate Ms Tsai Ing-wen and her Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on...

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Jan 15, 2016

Arrest of Biram Dah Abeid and Issue of Slavery...

On 15 January 2016, BBC Africa broadcasted an interview with Mr Abidine Merzough, European Coordinator of the Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement in Mauritania (IRA-Mauritania)....

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Jan 15, 2016

Oromo Demonstration in Brussels Demands EU to...

On 14 January 2016, Oromo communities based in Belgium, Netherlands and Germany staged a demonstration in front of the European Parliament to protest against the brutal crackdown on dissent in Oromia....

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