Language, Culture and Education

Feb 06, 2019

Assyria: Successful British Museum exhibit on King Ashurbanipal made a vital omission by not mentioning Assyrians still exist

The British Museum exhibit on the Assyrian King Ashurbanipal has been a tremendous success and critically acclaimed. The Assyrian community worldwide has taken great pride in having its culture on display. The exhibition fails, however, to mention that Assyrians still exist. The Assyrian Confederation of Europe, an umbrella organization representing more than half million Assyrians in Europe,...

Feb 06, 2019

Assyria: Successful British Museum exhibit on...

The British Museum exhibit on the Assyrian King Ashurbanipal has been a tremendous success and critically acclaimed. The Assyrian community worldwide has taken great pride in having its culture on display....

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Dec 18, 2018

Brittany: French Regional Officials Refuse Referendum...

The historical region of Brittany has long been administratively partitioned by the French state into two, with its historical capital Nantes and the “Loire-Atlantique” département belonging...

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Dec 11, 2018

UNPO at 2018 KKF Annual Meeting

Photo courtesy of Voice of Kampuchea-Krom Radio From 7 to 9 December 2018, UNPO Member the Khmers Kampuchea-Krom Federation (KKF) hosted its annual meeting in San José, California. Special...

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Nov 30, 2018

East Turkestan: Former Publisher Jailed

As a part of China’s ideological crusade against the ethnic Uyghur community in East Turkestan, an elderly former publisher and a poet has been jailed for 11 years as some of his literature was deemed...

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Nov 27, 2018

Assyria: New Zealand Assyrian Community Unveils...

The Assyrian community in New Zealand unveiled a new memorial on Sunday 25 November 2018. The memorial is erected in honour of the soldiers who tried to save the 300,000 Assyrians who did not survive the...

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Nov 21, 2018

Hmong: Refugees in Wisconsin Support Bill to Include...

Members of the Hmong community in La Crosse, in the state of Wisconsin in the United States (US), defend the passing of a bill that includes the teaching of the history of the Hmong in local schools’...

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Nov 15, 2018

Balochistan: State Failing to Educate Girls in...

Human Rights Watch recently released a report on education of girls in Pakistan. The results highlight that 22.5 million children are not enrolled in educational facilities—the majority of which...

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