UNPO News

Oct 08, 2019

Ilham Tohti Shortlisted for the European Union's Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought

Uyghur intellectual Ilham Tohti, who has been serving a life sentence in Chinese prison since 2014, has been shortlisted for the prestigous Sakharov prize for freedom of thought. Presented by the European Union, the Sakharov Prize honors outstanding individuals and groups of people who have dedicated their lives to the defense of human rights and freedom of thought both in Europe and beyond. The UNPO...

Oct 08, 2019

Ilham Tohti Shortlisted for the European Union's...

Uyghur intellectual Ilham Tohti, who has been serving a life sentence in Chinese prison since 2014, has been shortlisted for the prestigous Sakharov prize for freedom of thought. Presented by the European...

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Oct 02, 2019

Protests Mark 70th Anniversary of PRC

On the 1st of October, which marked the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the People’s Republic of China, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) together with the World...

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Sep 26, 2019

Peaceful March for Human Rights: 70 Years of Repression...

  Peaceful March for Human Rights in China on October 1st in Brussels, Belgium11h: Gathering at Square de Meeûs/12h30: March to Schuman roundabout/13h: Static demonstration at Schuman roun...

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Sep 19, 2019

Tohti nominated for Sakharov Prize 2019

The Renew Europe Group in the European Parliament announced today [18 September 2019] the nomination of Professor Ilham Tohti as its candidate for the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought 2019. Since...

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Sep 18, 2019

Tibet: UNPO Salutes Ven. Wangchen's Initiative...

On Tuesday [17 September 2019], the UNPO attended a meeting with Ven. Thupten Wangchen as part of his ‘Dialogue For Peace Tour’- a road trip to 30 countries marking 60 years of the Tibetan...

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Sep 17, 2019

OSCE Joins Calls for UN Reprisals Reform

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has joined two letters in support of a draft resolution on acts of intimidation and reprisals at UN human rights mechanisms, which has been presented...

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