Refugees & IDPs

Jun 17, 2022

Civil Society Calls for Urgent Measures to Protect Uyghurs at Risk of Refoulement

On World Refugee Day 2022, a group of 22 refugee and human rights groups and 50 Uyghur organizations are calling on governments and international organizations to take urgent steps to protect Uyghurs and other Turkic peoples at imminent risk of refoulement. As atrocity crimes unfold in the Uyghur region of China—including mass detention, forced labour, and torture—Uyghurs outside China,...

Jun 17, 2022

Civil Society Calls for Urgent Measures to Protect...

On World Refugee Day 2022, a group of 22 refugee and human rights groups and 50 Uyghur organizations are calling on governments and international organizations to take urgent steps to protect Uyghurs and...

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Mar 15, 2022

Compromised Spaces : Uyghur Activist Recounts...

Norway is the world's top ranking democracy according to many indexes and lives up to its reputation by accepting thousands of refugees every year. Among these are UNPO diaspora such as the Uyghurs, who...

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Mar 14, 2022

Crimean Tatars : More Reports of Russian Military...

As Russia's invasion of Ukraine continues, Crimean Tatars in occupied territories are having their properties raided and activists are beginning to rounded up and arrested. This is in light of the Crimean...

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Mar 10, 2022

Tibetan National Uprising Day Commemorated With...

Tibetans across the world are commemorating the Tibetan Uprising Day, referring to the popular uprising against the Chinese government’s occupation of Tibet in 1959. Since 1951 Tibet has been occupied...

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Feb 09, 2022

Operation Sky Net and China's Growing Transnational...

Official data claims that China had successfully kidnapped and returned nearly 10,000 people who had fled overseas through its aggressive repatriation program, Operation Sky Net. Seeking to extend the...

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Nov 12, 2021

Online EP Webinar : Compromised Spaces Europe...

On 9 November 2021 UNPO alongside our partners and 4 Members of the European Parliament organised a presentation on our Compromised Spaces report, detailing the repression of activists on European soil...

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Nov 04, 2021

Compromised Space : UNPO To Co-Host Event on Third...

On 9 November 2021 at 2pm CET, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization will be co-organizing with MEPs an event in the European Parliament presenting our report on third country reprisals against...

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Apr 15, 2021

Compromised Space: Foreign State Reprisals against...

A UNPO investigation, published in a report on 15 April 2021, highlights that foreign States, including Iran, Russia and China, are in the process of a serious escalation of attacks against diaspora communities,...

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