Environment

Oct 02, 2018

Tibet: Chinese Government’s Activities Destroying the Local Environment, Say Exiled Parliament

Chinese economic activities in the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) have become a source of concern for members of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile, who, at an event in Mumbai, have expressed fears over the risk of environmental degradation in the region. Chinese activities include the building of roads, railways and mixed settlements, as well as mining and the building of dams to control water resources....

Oct 02, 2018

Tibet: Chinese Government’s Activities Destroying...

Chinese economic activities in the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) have become a source of concern for members of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile, who, at an event in Mumbai, have expressed fears over the...

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Sep 21, 2018

Sindh: In front of the UN, Activists Protest against...

During the 39th session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), UNPO Member World Sindhi Congress organized a protest against Pakistan’s human rights violations in the Sindh region. They were joined...

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Sep 19, 2018

Somaliland: The Forgotten Land Where It Never...

Corrado Formigli introduces the premier of a new season of the television show Piazzapulita, dedicated to Somaliland — shedding light on the various problems that plague the unrecognised country...

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Sep 18, 2018

Sindh: Kalabagh Dam Causes Environmental Concerns...

President of the Qaumi Awami Tehreek and General Secretary of the Grand Democratic Alliance Ayaz Latif Palijo expressed concerns on Sunday 16 September 2018 that building the much-debated Kalabagh Dam...

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Sep 13, 2018

Ogoni: Nigerian Government in Latest Pledge to...

The Ogoni heartlands have been ravaged by oil spills for decades and, following a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report and recommendations, the Nigerian government had adopted the measures...

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Sep 10, 2018

The Time for Indigenous Peoples to Decide for...

“We are the Juruna from the Paquiçamba Indigenous Land, and those are our rules to be fulfilled by the government” Since it began its operation in 2015, the Belo Monte Hydroelectric...

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Sep 06, 2018

UNPO Announces Conference at the US House of Representatives:...

Reaching A Boiling Point? Gilgit-Baltistan under CPEC and the Future of US-Pakistan Relations 06 September 2018, 10:30 - 11:45AM  | Cannon House Office Building 122 | Washington, DC -- REGISTER...

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Aug 28, 2018

Sindh: Local NGOs Protest Deforestation and Environmental...

Several non-governmental organisations in Pakistan’s Sindh region came together to protest outside the Hyderabad Press Club on Monday, 27 August 2018. They criticised the environmental damage caused...

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