Environment

Sep 21, 2018

Sindh: In front of the UN, Activists Protest against Human Rights Violations committed by Pakistan

During the 39th session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), UNPO Member World Sindhi Congress organized a protest against Pakistan’s human rights violations in the Sindh region. They were joined by Baloch, Pashtun and Kashmir-based activists, whose people suffer similar abuses. Pakistan’s government is accused of enforced disappearances, extra-judicial killings and the persecution of...

Sep 21, 2018

Sindh: In front of the UN, Activists Protest against...

During the 39th session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), UNPO Member World Sindhi Congress organized a protest against Pakistan’s human rights violations in the Sindh region. They were joined...

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Sep 19, 2018

Somaliland: The Forgotten Land Where It Never...

Corrado Formigli introduces the premier of a new season of the television show Piazzapulita, dedicated to Somaliland — shedding light on the various problems that plague the unrecognised country...

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Sep 18, 2018

Sindh: Kalabagh Dam Causes Environmental Concerns...

President of the Qaumi Awami Tehreek and General Secretary of the Grand Democratic Alliance Ayaz Latif Palijo expressed concerns on Sunday 16 September 2018 that building the much-debated Kalabagh Dam...

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Sep 13, 2018

Ogoni: Nigerian Government in Latest Pledge to...

The Ogoni heartlands have been ravaged by oil spills for decades and, following a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report and recommendations, the Nigerian government had adopted the measures...

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Sep 10, 2018

The Time for Indigenous Peoples to Decide for...

“We are the Juruna from the Paquiçamba Indigenous Land, and those are our rules to be fulfilled by the government” Since it began its operation in 2015, the Belo Monte Hydroelectric...

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Sep 06, 2018

UNPO Announces Conference at the US House of Representatives:...

Reaching A Boiling Point? Gilgit-Baltistan under CPEC and the Future of US-Pakistan Relations 06 September 2018, 10:30 - 11:45AM  | Cannon House Office Building 122 | Washington, DC -- REGISTER...

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Aug 28, 2018

Sindh: Local NGOs Protest Deforestation and Environmental...

Several non-governmental organisations in Pakistan’s Sindh region came together to protest outside the Hyderabad Press Club on Monday, 27 August 2018. They criticised the environmental damage caused...

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Aug 21, 2018

UNPO and its Successful Campaign on Brazilian...

For over six years now, UNPO has increased its presence and support on the American continent. Despite not having formal members in the South of the continent so far, the grants provided by the Nando and...

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