Business, Development and Human Rights

Sep 06, 2018

UNPO Announces Conference at the US House of Representatives: Gilgit-Baltistan under CPEC and the Future of US-Pakistan Relations

Reaching A Boiling Point? Gilgit-Baltistan under CPEC and the Future of US-Pakistan Relations 06 September 2018, 10:00 - 11:30 AM | Cannon House Office Building 122 | Washington, DC -- REGISTER FOR THE CONFERENCE HERE --

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, 10:00 - 11:30 AM | Cannon House Office Building 122 | Washington, DC -- REGISTER FOR THE...

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Aug 07, 2018

The Worldwide Struggle to Recognize Indigenous...

All over the world, Indigenous Peoples are struggling to have the rights over their ancestral lands recognized. Contrasted to the processes which companies such as the ones related to the palm oil industry...

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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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Jul 31, 2018

Southern Mongolia: Report Highlighting Human Rights...

The Southern Mongolian Human Rights Information Center (SMHRIC) submitted a report to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) underlining various human rights abuses against the...

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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 24, 2018

Tibet: Pollution and Misuse of Natural Resources...

Since the time of Mao Zedong’s founding of the Communist Party of China (CPC), the Chinese government has followed Mao’s belief that even nature is subject to the Party— “even the...

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Jul 24, 2018

Ahwazi: Pompeo Underlines Ethno-Religious Diversity...

Michael Pompeo, United States Secretary of State, brought up the diversity of Iran at an event held for Iranian Americans on 22 July 2018. Pompeo noted that Iran’s current power-hungry regime is...

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Jul 23, 2018

European Parliament Adopts Far-Reaching Resolution...

On 3 July 2018, the European Parliament adopted by 534 votes to 71, with 73 abstentions, a resolution on violations of the rights of indigenous peoples in the world, including land grabbing, drafted by...

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