UNPO News

Apr 04, 2018

New UPR Report Gives Damning Indictment on Chinese Treatment of Tibet Civil Society

On 28 March 2018, the Tibet Bureau submitted a report to the United Nations Human Rights Council (OHCHR) in the framework of the 31st Universal Periodic Review of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) - a report to which the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), jointly with other Tibetan activist groups and other parties, contributed. The UPR brings the attention to the Communist...

Apr 04, 2018

New UPR Report Gives Damning Indictment on Chinese...

On 28 March 2018, the Tibet Bureau submitted a report to the United Nations Human Rights Council (OHCHR) in the framework of the 31st Universal Periodic Review of the People’s Republic of China (PRC)...

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Apr 03, 2018

Achehnese Activists Hold Peaceful Demonstration...

On 26 March 2018, the Acheh Sumatra National Liberation Front (ASNLF), a UNPO Member, successfully held a peaceful demonstration in The Hague, the Netherlands to commemorate the 145th anniversary...

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Mar 30, 2018

Ogoni: Timeline of the Ogoni Struggle

The Ogoni people are an indigenous people in South-Eastern Nigeria, in the Niger Delta. They represent around 1 percent of the Nigerian population and are a ethno-linguistic group. The Ogoni have,...

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Mar 28, 2018

UNPO Welcomes Its Newest Member: Southern Cam...

After a productive Presidency Meeting in Brussels, on 23-24 March 2018, UNPO is happy to announce the addition of the newest member  to the organization. Southern Cameroonians have been struggling...

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Mar 24, 2018

Timeline: Crackdown on Anti-Slavery Movement in...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has gathered recent news and first-hand information about the current developments in Mauritania. Between 30 June and 3 July 2016, the Mauritanian...

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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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