Self-Determination

Jul 23, 2019

East Turkestan: China Attempts to Mask Human Rights Violations by Claiming Uyghurs Were Forced to Convert to Islam

In response to increased international criticism on the treatment of Uyghur Muslims, the Chinese government has released a white paper which attempts to justify its grave and systematic human rights violations in Xinjiang by claiming that the Uyghurs were forced to convert to Islam. Human rights experts have noted this as a classic case of China’s information warfare and a blatant distortion...

Jul 23, 2019

East Turkestan: China Attempts to Mask Human Rights...

In response to increased international criticism on the treatment of Uyghur Muslims, the Chinese government has released a white paper which attempts to justify its grave and systematic human rights violations...

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Jul 19, 2019

Taiwan: Will Europe Defend Regional Democracy...

Although the Hong Kong administration has backed down from the proposed extradition law, the threat posed by the Chinese Communist Party to democracy in the region still prevails. Beijing’s perpetual...

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Jul 17, 2019

Freedom of Religion of Unrepresented Peoples in...

Threats to Freedom of Religion of Unrepresented Peoples to Be Highlighted by UNPO During 2nd Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom.

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Jul 15, 2019

Compromised Space for Unrepresented Peoples at...

On 17 July 2019 the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) is launching a report, Compromised Space: Bullying and Blocking at the UN Human Rights Mechanisms, with its partners at the University...

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Jul 15, 2019

Hmong in Isolation

UNPO and Congress of World Hmong People submit joint report to the UN highlighting the desperate plight of the Hmong in Laos.

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Jul 13, 2019

West Papua: Armed Groups Agree to Civilian Control...

The United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP), led by exiled leader Benny Wenda, which uses political and diplomatic means in a push for independence has claimed that armed groups in West Papua...

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Jul 12, 2019

East Turkestan: Uyghur Children Systematically...

While more than a million Uyghur adults have been detained in mass internment camps in the Chinese Xinjiang region, new research has revealed a parallel policy of Chinese authorities to systematically...

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Jul 10, 2019

Mia Hassani, Chameria

Get to know Mia, a devoted women's rights activist from Chameria.

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