Politics & Diplomacy

Mar 22, 2018

Sindh: Politicians Decry Irregularities and Exclusion in 2017 Population Census

The Pakistan People’s Party denounced an “anti-Sindh” de-jure methodology during collection of data for the 2017 population census in Pakistan. By counting migrants in their origin provinces instead of using a de-facto method, which would mean to count everyone residing in the province, the Sindh population has been denied the right of a fair representation at the institutional level....

Mar 22, 2018

Sindh: Politicians Decry Irregularities and Exclusion...

The Pakistan People’s Party denounced an “anti-Sindh” de-jure methodology during collection of data for the 2017 population census in Pakistan. By counting migrants in their origin provinces...

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Mar 21, 2018

Crimean Tatars: Boycotts of Russian Elections...

Although official reports suggest otherwise, many Crimean Tatars boycotted yet another Russian election on the fourth anniversary of Crimea’s illegal annexation by Russia. The assembly of the Crimean...

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Mar 20, 2018

Ahwazi Arabs: Iranian Opposition Coalition in...

On 17 March 2018, UNPO and the Democratic Solidarity Party of al-Ahwaz (DSPA) organised a seminar in London titled 'No democracy without the recognition and acknowledgement of all nationalities in Iran’....

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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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Feb 27, 2018

East Turkestan: China’s New Tactics Against...

Photo courtesy of WikimediaCommons The most fundamental rights of ethnic minorities in China continue to be severely endangered as the Chinese Government chooses to expand the control it exercises over...

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Feb 21, 2018

Ethiopia: State of Emergency Declared Following...

Photo Courtesy of World Economic Forum@Flickr Following the resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on 16 February 2018, the Ethiopian government has declared a six-month state of emergency....

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Feb 21, 2018

Haratin: Peaceful IRA March Met With Police Violence...

On 18 February 2018, a peaceful march organised by the anti-slavery IRA movement in Nouakchott, Mauritania, ended in violence at the hands of police, who used tear gas and excessive force on demonstrators....

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Feb 20, 2018

UNPO Publishes New Report on Human Rights Situation...

UNPO announces the release of a new report ‘Breaking the Silence: Gilgit Baltistan and the Human Rights Cost of CPEC’, which focuses on the plight of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan under the...

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