Self-Determination

Mar 01, 2021

UN Reform Needed to Guarantee Self-Determination

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has called for urgent reforms of the United Nations in order for it to guarantee the right to self-determination of peoples. A UNPO submission to the UN Expert Mechanism for the Rights of Indigenous Peoples highlights the failure to sufficiently develop understanding of and mechanisms to protect the right to self-determination, the foundational...

Mar 01, 2021

UN Reform Needed to Guarantee Self-Determinat...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has called for urgent reforms of the United Nations in order for it to guarantee the right to self-determination of peoples. A UNPO submission...

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Feb 25, 2021

Sustainable & Peaceful Societies

The UNPO has observed that State actors are increasingly resorting to concepts of 'national unity' to justify repressive actions against minorities, indigenous populations and self-determination movements....

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Dec 18, 2020

Guam: UNPO petition highlights violations of right...

On 18 December 2020, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) and a leading campaigner for the right to self-determination of the CHamoru people of Guam, Hope Alvarez Cristobal, filed...

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Dec 11, 2020

UNPO Statement on Western Sahara

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) strongly objects to the recent announcement that the United States of America (USA) may recognize Morocco’s unlawful assertion sovereignty...

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Sep 15, 2020

Catalonia: ANC Holds Covid-Safe Protests Across...

Marking the day of “La Diada”, the anniversary of the day Barcelona fell to Spanish forces in 1714, the Assemblea Nacional Catalana (ANC) organised a mass protest across Catalonia, adhering...

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Sep 03, 2020

Tibet: US Secretary of State Slams Beijing's...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has condemned Xi Jinping’s newly announced policy to ‘sinicise’ Tibet, which the Central Tibetan Administration has called “an attempt by China’s...

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Aug 20, 2020

UNPO Welcomes New Member: Meet Zambesia!

The XV General Assembly of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization saw the UNPO welcome five new members. The fifth new member to be welcomed was the Movement for the Survival of the River Races...

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Aug 20, 2020

UNPO Welcomes New Member: Meet The Yoruba World...

The XV General Assembly of the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization saw the UNPO welcome five new members. The fourth new member to be welcomed was the Yoruba World Congress (YWC), representing...

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