UNPO at the UN

Apr 21, 2021

Reprisals threaten UN Charter

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has told the United Nations that "threats to participation at and cooperation with the United Nations that minority and indigenous communities are presently facing, represent not only matters of individual concern, but also raise concern about whether the United Nations itself will be able to achieve its responsibilities under Article 1 of the...

Apr 21, 2021

Reprisals threaten UN Charter

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has told the United Nations that "threats to participation at and cooperation with the United Nations that minority and indigenous communities...

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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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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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Oct 30, 2020

UN Special Rapporteurs Send Joint Allegation Letter...

The United Nations has made public a joint allegation letter submitted by ten UN Special Rapporteurs to the Lao Government raising the issue of state-sponsored persecution of the ChaoFa Hmong....

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Oct 14, 2020

Haratin: Mauritania Criticized Ahead of UN UP...

In July 2020, The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization and its Member, the Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement (IRA) in Mauritania, jointly filed a report to the United...

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Aug 07, 2020

BRI as a Tool of Oppresion: UNPO GA Supports Victims...

During a session of the UNPO’s XV General Assembly devoted to UNPO members in the Asia-Pacific region, a key theme arose that affects many UNPO members – repression by the People’s Republic...

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Aug 07, 2020

Iranian Regime's Brutal Persecution of Minorities...

Appalled by the systematic persecution of minorities by the Islamic Republic of Iran, the UNPO’s XV General Assembly adopted a strong  resolution expressing its continued support for the struggle...

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May 19, 2020

Hmong: Minors Missing since 12 March

The Congress of World Hmong People has reported the disappearance of three Hmong minors and their accompanying adult since 12 March 2020. They were last seen at a check point in Paksan, Laos. Two weeks...

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