Apr 20, 2021

Khmer Krom: Activist arrested for distributing UN declaration on indigenous people

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) is calling on the international community to condemn the authorities responsible for the arrest and detention of a Khmer Krom human rights defender whose home was raided, and who was arrested and detained, for the possession and dissemination of information related to the United Nations Declaration on the RIghts of Indigenous Peoples. The government...

Apr 20, 2021

Khmer Krom: Activist arrested for distributing...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) is calling on the international community to condemn the authorities responsible for the arrest and detention of a Khmer Krom human rights defender...

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Mar 30, 2021

"USA has not supported self-determination...

On 30 March 2021, independent UN experts made public a joint allegation letter (JAL) submitted by three UN Special Rapporteurs to the US Government concerning ongoing human rights violations suffered by...

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Feb 25, 2021

Iran: Minorities Continue to be Systematically...

UNPO strongly condemns the systematic targeting of Baluch and Kurdish border carriers by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and calls upon the international community and the relevant UN institutions...

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Dec 30, 2020

Timeline: Hmong

The Hmong community, and in particular the ChaoFa Hmong, have a long history of being discriminated against and having their human rights violated by the LPRP. They face uncompensated land confiscation,...

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Dec 17, 2020

Iranian Minorities in Europe: UNPO Welcomes EU...

On 17 December 2020, the European Parliament passed a resolution on Iran focusing on 2012 EU Sakharov Prize Winner Nasrin Sotoudeh and other Iranian human rights defenders. The Unrepresented Nations and...

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Dec 03, 2020

Vietnamese Authorities Sentence four Khmer-Krom...

UNPO strongly condemns the sentence of Mr. Huynh Van Dep , Mr. Tien Dam, Mr. Tien Nam, and Mrs. Thi Pich to up to two years and a half in prison under the article 330 of the Vietnamese penal code and calls...

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Nov 16, 2020

Chittagong Hill Tracts: Human Rights Report O...

The Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti has released its latests human rights report on the situation in the Chittagong Hill Tracts. The report highlights the ongoing oppression, exploitation and...

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Nov 10, 2020

Ogoni: The Legacy of Ken Saro-Wiwa 25 Years L...

On 10 November 1995, nine Nigerian environmental activists falsely accused of murder were executed by Nigeria's military junta. Among the nine activists were Ken Saro-Wiwa, founder of the Movement for...

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