UNPO News

Aug 06, 2018

Hakkpaan and BHRO Publish Report on Enforced Disappearances in Balochistan

The Human Rights Council of Balochistan and Baloch Human Rights Organisation have published their bi-annual report on the state of human rights in the Balochistan territory occupied by Pakistan. Focusing on the period between January and June 2018, the report lists an alarming number of enforced disappearances and extrajudicial killings perpetrated by Pakistani security forces against Baloch activists...

Aug 06, 2018

Hakkpaan and BHRO Publish Report on Enforced Disappearances...

The Human Rights Council of Balochistan and Baloch Human Rights Organisation have published their bi-annual report on the state of human rights in the Balochistan territory occupied by Pakistan. Focusing...

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Aug 02, 2018

A Long Way to Free and Fair: The 2018 Pakistan...

Last Wednesday, 25 July 2018, fifty-two percent of Pakistan’s registered voters participated in the country’s third democratic elections. Although there were high tensions leading up to election...

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Aug 02, 2018

Minority Languages Under Siege in Russia and ...

On 19 June 2018, the Russian government approved a law restricting the right to receive pre-school, primary and basic secondary education in a child’s native language. This will severely infringe...

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Jul 31, 2018

UNPO and CWHP Host 2-Day Hmong Advocacy and Human...

On 28 and 29 July 2018, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in cooperation with the Congress of World Hmong People (CWHP), organised a 2-day advocacy and human rights for aspiring...

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Jul 27, 2018

Opinion: Once Again EU Fails to Adopt Resolution...

In this op-ed Shima Silavi, Executive Director of Ahwaz Human Rights Organisation (AHRO), gives her response to the recently published draft of the Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the...

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Jul 25, 2018

Briefing at US Congress Raises Awareness for Persistence...

On 24 July 2018, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in cooperation with the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, organised a briefing entitled “Freedom from Tradition: The...

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Jul 19, 2018

EP Human Rights Body Discusses Annual World R...

On Wednesday 11 and Thursday 12 July 2018, the European Parliament’s Subcommittee on Human Rights (DROI) met to discuss the draft of the Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World and...

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Jul 17, 2018

CWHP and UNPO Welcome US Resolution on Situation...

On 12 July 2018, the office of Rep. Tom Garrett (R-VA) introduced a resolution on the situation of Hmong people in Northern Laos condemning the LPDR’s repeated and ongoing assaults on Hmong...

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