UNPO News

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 on 19 September 2019 at the 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council (HRC). On 23 August 2019, UNPO and 22 NGOs wrote to the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights (ASG), the President...

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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Aug 30, 2019

End Enforced Disappearances in China!

Today, on the international Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, UNPO Member the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) is partnering with other human rights groups to make visible the systemic human rights...

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Aug 28, 2019

UNPO Denounces Chinese Attacks on its Vice-Pr...

On 27 August 2019, UNPO member, the World Uyghur Congress (WUC), learned that the Chinese delegation to the United Nations in Geneva had circulated a note verbale among other UN delegations urging them...

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Aug 26, 2019

Guam Prepares for Largest March for Self-Determination...

The CHamoru, the indigenous inhabitants of the US-ruled island of Guam, are planning a demonstration to advance their claim of self-determination. Since the 1980s, the population of Guam has been confronted...

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Aug 26, 2019

Australia Watches Bougainvilleans Prepare for...

The inhabitants of Bougainville, the main island of the homonymous autonomous region also known as ‘North Solomons’, are set to vote on a referendum that will most likely result in their independence...

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Aug 22, 2019

High Representative Mogherini Expresses Increased...

On the occasion of the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence based on Religion or Belief, High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini,...

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Aug 20, 2019

#NoRightsNoGames2022: Campaign to End Uyghur Human...

Ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympics that are scheduled to take place in Beijing, UNPO Member the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) has launched a campaign to call upon China to respect the human rights of Uyghurs...

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Aug 02, 2019

Sindh Caucus at US Congress Urge Trump to Address...

Ahead of Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan’s three-day visit to the United States this week, members of the Sindh Caucus and the Sindhi American Political Action Committee (SAPAC) expressed...

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