UNPO News

May 20, 2019

Dinknesh Deressa Kitila, Oromo

Get to know Dinknesh, a devoted Oromo activist. 

May 20, 2019

Dinknesh Deressa Kitila, Oromo

Get to know Dinknesh, a devoted Oromo activist. 

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May 13, 2019

Unrepresented Women: The Importance of Women's...

In the framework of UNPO’s Campaign “Unrepresented Women”, the floor is given to activists, artists and public figures coming from unrepresented communities around the world. In this...

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May 09, 2019

UNPO Helps Organize European Forum on Minority...

On 6 and 7 May the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) helped to organize the “European Regional Forum on Education, Language and the Human Rights of Minorities.” Held at...

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May 08, 2019

Mukwae Wabei Siyolwe, Barotseland

Meet Mukwae Wabei Siyolwe, a strong and creative "Art-ivist" from Barotseland. 

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Apr 29, 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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Apr 26, 2019

Former High-Ranking UN Official represented Chinese...

On 25 April 2019, in a televised speech, Wu Hongbo, a former UN Under-Secretary-General, admitted that, in violation of his ethical obligations as a UN official, he represented Chinese state interests...

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Apr 24, 2019

European Regional Forum on Minority Issues: Education,...

"The rights of linguistic minorities are human rights that must be respected, including in relation to the appropriate degree of use of minority languages. Education deals with what is perhaps the central...

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Apr 23, 2019

Chanchana Chakma, Chittagong Hill Tracts

We now enter the luxuriant jungles of the Chittagong Hill Tracts where Chanchana works everyday in improving the live of indigenous women. 

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