Enforced Disappearances

Jan 06, 2019

Ambazonia: Nigerian Lawyer in African Commission on Human Rights Court Case Against Cameroon Government for Arrest of Refugees.

Ambazonians now constitute a significant proportion of the refugee population in Nigeria following the deadly humanitarian crisis in the Anglophone provinces of Cameroon that border Africa's most populous country. Although many are naturalised Nigerians, this has not stopped the Cameroon government, sometimes in co-operation with the Nigerian authorities, to kidnap and intern members of the Ambazonian...

Jan 06, 2019

Ambazonia: Nigerian Lawyer in African Commission...

Ambazonians now constitute a significant proportion of the refugee population in Nigeria following the deadly humanitarian crisis in the Anglophone provinces of Cameroon that border Africa's most populous...

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Dec 03, 2018

Balochistan: Students Disappear in Apparently...

Last Thursday or early Friday morning, 29 November 2018, several Baloch students disappeared in Quetta. According to media, the arrests were perpetuated by the security personnel of Pakistan. Trace of...

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Nov 19, 2018

East Turkestan: Western Envoys in Coordinated...

15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are requiring an explanation on the severe human rights violations reported against the ethnic Uyghur population in the Xinjiang region. The move...

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Oct 29, 2018

Sindh: World Sindhi Congress Holds 30th Annual...

On Saturday 27 October 2018, UNPO Member the World Sindhi Congress held their 30th Annual Conference in London, UK. The conference was an opportunity to discuss a wide variety of issues, including enforced...

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Oct 18, 2018

Protest: Put Human Rights in China on the ASEM...

On the occasion of the 12th ASEM (Asia-Europe) Summit on 18 and 19 October, the Uyghur, Tibetan and Southern Mongolian communities will hold a demonstration in Brussels, calling on EU leaders to use this...

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Oct 11, 2018

East Turkestan: China Legally Acknowledges Existence...

Legislation has been passed in China’s so-called Xinjiang region (East Turkestan) which refers to “vocational training centres” for the region’s Muslim Uyghur population. These...

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Oct 04, 2018

European Parliament Adopts Urgency Resolution...

Today, 4 October 2018, at this week’s Plenary Session in Strasbourg, Members of the European Parliament adopted an urgency resolution regarding the existence of internment camps and the arbitrary...

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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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