Oct 26, 2021

Ogoni : UNPO Supports Ken Saro-Wiwa Foundation's Efforts to Obtain Full Apology for Saro-Wiwa, Not Pardon, from Nigerian Government

UNPO expresses its full support to the Ken Saro-Wiwa Foundation in its stance demanding an exoneration from the Nigerian government instead of a pardon for the late Ken Saro-Wiwa, the ex-leader of the Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP). Saro-Wiwa, an early active member of UNPO and world renowned activist in his time, was unlawfully tried by a military tribunal and hanged alongside...

Oct 26, 2021

Ogoni : UNPO Supports Ken Saro-Wiwa Foundation's...

UNPO expresses its full support to the Ken Saro-Wiwa Foundation in its stance demanding an exoneration from the Nigerian government instead of a pardon for the late Ken Saro-Wiwa, the ex-leader of the...

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Oct 26, 2021

Iran : UNPO Joint Submission To Special Rapporteur...

UNPO, together with its core partner organizations, the Kurdistan Human Rights Association Geneva, the Baluchistan Human Rights Group, and the Ahwaz Human Rights Organization, have jointly submitted updates...

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Oct 21, 2021

Tibet : UNPO support for Activists in Greece ...

UNPO is dismayed to see an EU country where Tibetan activists are arrested for protesting the Beijing Winter Olympics, set to be held in 2022. This seems to be a now all too frequent case of a country...

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Oct 20, 2021

West Balochistan : UNPO Welcomes UN Special Rapporteurs...

UNPO welcomes the adoption of the case of the enforced disappearance of the West Baloch Hamidullah Arbabi, by the respective UN Special Rapporteurs for Iran, Arbitrary Detention, Enforced or Involuntary...

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Oct 18, 2021

Charles Kormi Kudzorzi, leading figure of Western...

UNPO is sad to learn of the death of a great campaigner for peaceful self-determination in West Africa, Charles Kormi Kudzorzi "Papavi", who died at the age of 88 in St Paul’s hospital, Aksthi South,...

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Oct 08, 2021

Reaction to EU Comission Regulation on GSP+ Pakistan...

Over the past years, UNPO has been playing a central role in holding Pakistan to account regarding its commitments to the EU’s GSP+ program. This program allows Pakistan to trade freely with the...

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Oct 08, 2021

UNPO response to "Tigray Crisis in Ethiopia...

(Photo: via Ethiopia Insight)   The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO)welcomes the European Parliament’s resolution on Tigray relating to the struggles of all ethnic groups...

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Sep 30, 2021

Vietnam admits arrests for possession of UN Declaration...

The government of Vietnam has admitted that it arrested an indigenous rights activist for possessing translated copied of the United Nations Declartion on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. In an extraordinary...

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