UNPO News

Feb 25, 2019

Bellah Community Loses one of its Leading Figures

Mr Sbeyti Ag Akado, President of UNPO Member the Malian Association for the Preservation of Bellah Culture (AMASCB-Ikewan), has lost his life on Saturday 23 February 2019 in Bamako, Mali. A human rights activist having dedicated his existence to the protection and defense of the Bellah people, Mr Ag Akado had always made his Bellah identity a subject of pride. It is with deep sadness that the UNPO...

Feb 25, 2019

Bellah Community Loses one of its Leading Fig...

Mr Sbeyti Ag Akado, President of UNPO Member the Malian Association for the Preservation of Bellah Culture (AMASCB-Ikewan), has lost his life on Saturday 23 February 2019 in Bamako, Mali. A human rights...

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Feb 22, 2019

Timeline: Hmong

Photo courtesy of WSAU During the Vietnam War (1955-1975), the Hmong people were recruited by US forces – and in particular the CIA – to counter the invasion of Northern Laos and attack...

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Feb 15, 2019

Timeline: Crackdown on Anti-Slavery Movement in...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has gathered recent news and first-hand information about the current developments in Mauritania. Between 30 June and 3 July 2016, the Mauritanian...

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Feb 11, 2019

UNPO Celebrates its 28th Anniversary

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) was founded on 11 February 1991. 28 years later, the issues on which the organisation was founded remain as relevant as back then. Whilst some...

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Jan 28, 2019

The UNPO, the WUC and the NUK Nominate Ilham Tohti...

The most renowned Uyghur intellectual in the People’s Republic of China, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) and Norwegian Uyghur Committee...

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Jan 24, 2019

UNPO and other NGOs Issue a Letter Condemning...

On 24 January 2019, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), along with the la Fédération Internationale des Ligues des droits de l’homme (FIDH), the International...

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Jan 21, 2019

Alongside Other NGOs, UNPO Urges the EU to Postpone...

Following the Vietnamese Government's failure to improve its human rights issues, UNPO, alongside other human rights advocacy groups and NGOs, wrote a letter to urge the EU to postpone vote on the Vietnam...

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