UNPO at the UN

Jan 30, 2019

West Papua: Petition Calling for Self-Determination Handed Over to UN

A petition has been handed over to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, calling for the United Nations to “put West Papua back on the Decolonisation Committee agenda and ensure our right to self-determination”. After an increase in escalations, with airstrikes and allegations of chemical attacks, thousands of civilians are now suffering under the Indonesian...

Jan 30, 2019

West Papua: Petition Calling for Self-Determination...

A petition has been handed over to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, calling for the United Nations to “put West Papua back on the Decolonisation Committee...

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Dec 03, 2018

Press Release: UNPO Addresses Pakistani Occupation...

On Thursday 29 November 2018, UNPO was participating in the 11th session of the United Nations Forum on Minority Issues in the Palace of Nations in Geneva. Organised by the Office of the High Commissioner...

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Nov 22, 2018

Minority Empowerment : A Human Rights Approach...

On the occasion of the 11th session of the United Nations Forum on Minority Issues, the UNPO is organising a side event challenging issues of statelessness through minority empowerment. With the exceptional...

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Nov 05, 2018

Joint Press Statement -- China UPR

Civil Society Deeply Concerned by Removal of Key Stakeholder Information by the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights for Upcoming Universal Periodic Review of China

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Oct 16, 2018

Brazil’s Democracy at Risk – MEPs for the...

Brazil’s Democracy at Risk – MEPs for the Rule of Law 16 October 2018 14:00 -14:30  European Parliament Room A1G2   On 16 October 2018, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples...

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Oct 09, 2018

Beyond Geopolitics: Why Does the Crimean Tatars...

Beyond Geopolitics: Why Does the Crimean Tatars Case Matter? 9 October 2018 09:30 -12:30 European Parliament, Brussels Room ASP 6D 128, Library Section

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Oct 04, 2018

UNPO and OPRO Submit Joint Report For Universal...

On Thursday 4 October 2018, UNPO submitted a report with the Ogaden Peoples Rights Organisation for the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) procedure at the Human Rights Council in the UN. This is a useful...

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Sep 26, 2018

East Turkestan: Canada and the United States Calls...

At the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Canada has challenged China on their treatment of the Muslim Uighur population and emphasised the importance of addressing human rights. It comes only...

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