UNPO News

Sep 20, 2018

Savoisians’ Enduring Commitment for Minority Rights Recognition and Protection

While the UNPO’s Extraordinary General Assembly was recently held in the heart of the mountainous reefs of Savoy, the preservation of the Savoisian culture, politics and language has become of great importance. Facing persistent marginalisation throughout French monarchical and republican history, Savoisians’ requests for recognition now seek to find echoes on the European and international...

Sep 20, 2018

Savoisians’ Enduring Commitment for Minority...

While the UNPO’s Extraordinary General Assembly was recently held in the heart of the mountainous reefs of Savoy, the preservation of the Savoisian culture, politics and language has become of great...

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Sep 18, 2018

The UNPO’s Extraordinary General Assembly Adopts...

On 15 September 2018, a representative of the Initiative for the Resurgence of Abolitionism in Mauritania (IRA-Mauritania) to the UNPO General Assembly, Mr Mohameden Dah, raised awareness of the gross...

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Sep 18, 2018

UNPO Welcomes Return of OLF Leadership to Addis...

Thousands gathered on Saturday 15 September 2018 in the streets of the Ethiopian capital to welcome the return of UNPO Member the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF)’s leadership, who had flown from Asmara...

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Sep 18, 2018

Report of the Secretariat to the 2018 Extraordinary...

In September 2018, an Extraordinary UNPO General Assembly took place in Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, Savoy. During this time, the Report of the Secretariat was presented to the Members’ attending representatives,...

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Sep 17, 2018

Latin America: Indigenous Delegation Meets MEPs...

From 3 to 13 September 2018, indigenous representatives from Central America travelled to Brussels, Geneva and Copenhagen in order to shed light on human rights violations caused by extractive industries...

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Sep 14, 2018

HRC Side-Event Discusses Inclusivity and Intersectionality...

On Thursday, 13 September 2018, the Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) and the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) co-organised a side-event entitled “Unrepresented Women’s...

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Sep 11, 2018

Iran: Komala Member Ramin Hossein Panahi Wrongly...

On 8 September 2018, the Islamic Republic of Iran executed three Kurdish activists: Ramin Hossein Panahi and Moradi cousins Zaniar and Loghman. Ramin Panahi was a member of the Komala Party of Iranian...

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Sep 10, 2018

Timeline: Unfolding of the Independence Movement...

The crisis brewing in South Cameroon/Ambazonia may be presented by some international sources as a surprise, but the reality is that the conflict in which the West African country is currently engulfed...

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