UNPO News

Nov 27, 2015

Turkmen in Syria and Iraq: A Forgotten People in the Eye of the Storm

Marco Perduca, former Italian Senator and UN representative for the Radical Party, sheds light on the history and current situation of the Turkmen, an oft-forgotten nation spread across a very large area of the Middle East, highlighting in particular their struggles in Syria and Iraq. Under Assad, the community was denied the use of its language and was not recognised as an ethnic group, which led...

Nov 27, 2015

Turkmen in Syria and Iraq: A Forgotten People...

Marco Perduca, former Italian Senator and UN representative for the Radical Party, sheds light on the history and current situation of the Turkmen, an oft-forgotten nation spread across a very large area...

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Nov 25, 2015

On the International Day for the Elimination of...

The United Nations and the international community annually celebrate the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on 25 November. As expressed by the UN General Assembly in its...

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Nov 23, 2015

Human Rights and Security in Balochistan Highlighted...

Mr Nasser Boladai, Spokesperson of the Balochistan People’s Party (BPP) and President of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO) visited Washington D.C. last week [16 November 2015]...

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Nov 19, 2015

Conference at European Parliament Addresses Lake...

Against the backdrop of the recently achieved nuclear deal with Iran, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and the Southern Azerbaijan Alliance convened a conference, hosted by Prof...

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Nov 17, 2015

UNPO Commemorates International Day of Tolerance...

On the International Day of Tolerance, just four days after the Beirut double suicide-attacks and three days after the Paris terrorist attacks, UNPO reaffirms that only tolerance can guarantee respect...

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Nov 12, 2015

UNPO Conference Highlights Urgency of Iraqi Turkmen...

On 11 November 2015, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) in cooperation with Ilhan Kyuchyuk MEP (ALDE) convened a high-level conference at the European Parliament in Brussels to raise...

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