Activities

Feb 11, 2021

Celebrating 30 Years of the UNPO!

2021 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO). On 11 February 1991 leaders of 15 movements for self-determination met at the Peace Palance in The Hague to create an organization for nations and people systematically excluded from the international system through colonization, occupation or discrimination and oppression.

Feb 11, 2021

Celebrating 30 Years of the UNPO!

2021 marks the 30th Anniversary of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO). On 11 February 1991 leaders of 15 movements for self-determination met at the Peace Palance in The Hague to...

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Feb 10, 2021

Sustainable & Peaceful Societies

The UNPO has observed that State actors are increasingly resorting to concepts of 'national unity' to justify repressive actions against minorities, indigenous populations and self-determination movements....

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Feb 06, 2021

UNPO joins global call for urgent action on arbitrarily...

36 civil society and human rights organizations, including the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), have jointly made an urgent appeal to the international community to secure the release...

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Dec 11, 2020

UNPO Statement on Western Sahara

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) strongly objects to the recent announcement that the United States of America (USA) may recognize Morocco’s unlawful assertion sovereignty...

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Nov 20, 2020

COVID-19 and the UN - Compromised Space and Undiplomatic...

The UNPO hosted today a webinar to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the ability of unrepresented diplomats to engage with the UN Human Rights Mechanisms. Titled “Compromised Space and Undiplomatic...

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Nov 17, 2020

Empire-Building in Asia: the Belt and Road Initiative...

On 17 November 2020, the UNPO held an online event to discuss the negative repercussions of China’s growing influence in Asia for unrepresented peoples. Taking place in parallel to the UN Forum on...

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Oct 20, 2020

Time to Properly Address Frozen Conflicts and...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) is calling on the international community, the European Union (EU) in particular, to make resolving European ‘frozen conflicts’ a key...

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Oct 16, 2020

Ethiopia needs the ICC

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization calls on the government of Ethiopia to join the International Criminal Court and invite it to lead investigations into the ongoing inter-ethnic violence...

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