Publications related to Assyria

Oct 21, 2016

UNPO/AKF Conference Report: Vulnerability and Empowerment of Women and Children in Armed Conflict

The report contains transcripts of the speeches given at the conference, namely the instructive contributions by Kati Piri  MEP (S&D), Nursel Awrohum (Assyrian Women's Federation of Sweden), Johanna Green (Programme Manager at UNPO), Sabah Elia, (Women’s section of the Assyrian community in Södertälje, Sweden), Ms Februniye Akyol Akay (Midyat Syriac Culture Association,...

Oct 21, 2016

UNPO/AKF Conference Report: Vulnerability and...

On 29 September 2016, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) in collaboration with the Assyrian Women’s Federation of Sweden, held a conference entitled ‘Vulnerability and...

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Jul 04, 2016

UNPO and Partners Launch New Report Documenting...

  Below is a joint press release published by the four organisations: Many of Iraq’s minorities now ‘on the verge of disappearance’ – new report Minority communities in...

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Mar 04, 2015

Between the Millstones: UNPO Releases Report on...

The launch conference, held at the International Press Centre in Brussels, was chaired by Mr William Spencer of IILHR. In his opening remarks he described how the investigation and the report had been...

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Jul 28, 2014

UNPO Alternative Report to CERD Highlights Discrimination...

UNPO submitted an alternative report to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) ahead of its 85th session during which the 15th to 21st periodic reports of the Republic of Iraq...

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Jul 11, 2014

Iraq Election Observation Mission Report Launched...

On 30 April 2014, Iraqi people went to polls to elect new members to the Council of Representatives and three Governorate Councils in Iraqi Kurdistan. The joint UNPO-ACE Election Observation Mission (EOM)...

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May 01, 2014

UNPO Observes Elections In Dohuk Region Of Ir...

On 30 April 2014, 612,065 registered voters from the Dohuk governorate had the opportunity to cast their vote across 264 polling stations. 28 seats for the Governorate Council, including 3 seats reserved...

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Nov 27, 2013

UNPO Expert Speech On Iraqi Turkmen At European...

An additional briefing note on the Iraqi Turkmen is available for download at the bottom of the page The hearing, co-chaired by Mrs. Barbara Lochbihler and Mr. Struan Stevenson, opened with an account...

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Dec 22, 2010

UNPO Delegation Makes Impact At UN Forum

  22 December 2010   Two UNPO staff members led a delegation of over 20 representatives of 11 minority groups to participate in the Forum, which took place over the course of three days at...

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