UNPO News

Jan 21, 2019

Alongside Other NGOs, UNPO Urges the EU to Postpone Vote on Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

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 Free Trade Agreement.     

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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Jan 15, 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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Jan 10, 2019

UNPO Welcomes the Assemblea Nacional Catalana...

Following a decision made on 14 December 2018 by its Management Committee, UNPO is pleased to formally welcome the Assemblea Nacional Catalana (ANC) as its newest Member. The Catalan people has been historically...

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Jan 09, 2019

UNPO Calls for the Immediate Release of Dr. C....

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) strongly condemns the severe oppression and recent arrest of Dr. C.K. Raut, a prominent ethnic Gandhinian leader who advocates for the rights of...

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Jan 08, 2019

UNPO Welcomes Freeing of IRA-M Leader and Anti-Slavery...

On the 7th of August 2018, the IRA-M leader was put on trial and placed in preventive arrest in Mauritania for alleged defamation and threat of violence against a journalist. These were quickly denounced...

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Dec 19, 2018

A Gender Perspective on Water Management and Hygiene...

In the second most “water rich” country in the world, the mismanagement and poor quality of this vital resource is an obstacle that negatively impacts people in Nepal, especially those living...

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Dec 11, 2018

UNPO Participates in 11th Session of the UN Forum...

On the occasion of the 11th United Nations Forum on Minority Issues held in Geneva, UNPO and several of its Members were present highlighting the struggle of the world’s minorities, un- and underrepresented...

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