Mar 25, 2020

Ethiopia adds four more official languages alongside Amharic

Below is from an article by Quartz Africa written by Samuel Getachew A new policy adding four official languages will be added in Ethiopia, better taking into account the percentage of Afan Oromo, Afar, Somali, and Tigrigna speakers in the country. The new policy seeks to strengthen cultural ties.

Mar 25, 2020

Ethiopia adds four more official languages alongside...

Below is from an article by Quartz Africa written by Samuel Getachew A new policy adding four official languages will be added in Ethiopia, better taking into account the percentage of Afan Oromo, Afar,...

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Mar 24, 2020

CONIFA: 2020 World Cup postponed amid COVID-19...

The Confederation of Independent Football Associations (CONIFA) announced that the 2020 World Cup tournament in North Macedonia would be postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak. This decision was based...

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Mar 10, 2020

Tibet: On March 10 Tibetans Demonstrate in the...

On the 10th of March 2020, the UNPO participated at the manifestation which took place in Brussels to commemorate the 61st anniversary of the National Tibetan uprising against Chinese occupation. Lucia...

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Jan 29, 2020

Somaliland: Seeking Self-Determination Through...

MENAFN (Somaliland Sun) reported that the unrecognized state of Somaliland is pushing towards self-determination through sports. While the government of Somaliland controls most of the area that it claims...

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Jan 28, 2020

Tibet: China's Newly Introduced 'Ethnic...

The Central Tibetan Administration has warned that China’s newly introduced ‘ethnic unity’ law is yet another tool put forward by Beijing to advance Sinicization. The legislation calls...

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Jan 21, 2020

50 years since Britain's complicity in the...

The 50th anniversary of the Biafran civil war is a sad reminder of Britain’s shameful role in the starvation of a million children. The conflict broke out when the eastern part of Nigeria sought...

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Jan 15, 2020

President Tsai Ing-wen calls on China to 'review'...

Saturday's elections showed that Taiwanese voters disagree with China’s intimidation and persuasion efforts to reach unification. According to pro-independence Pesident Tsai Ing-wen, her re-election...

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Dec 10, 2019

East Turkestan: UNPO Welcomes U.S. Uyghur Act...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) welcomes the passage of the Uyghur Act by the U.S. House of Representatives, approved on 3 December with a virtually unanimous vote of 407 to 1....

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