Business, Development and Human Rights

Mar 25, 2021

UNPO urgently calls on the international community to respond to a severe escalation of violence by government forces against Hmong individuals living in the Phou Bia region in Lao PDR

UNPO urgently calls on the international community to respond to a severe escalation of violence by government forces against Hmong individuals living in the Phou Bia mountain region in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic. The military’s campaign amounts to a disproportionate use of force which is endangering the lives of civilians, including women and children. UNPO further urges the...

Mar 25, 2021

UNPO urgently calls on the international community...

UNPO urgently calls on the international community to respond to a severe escalation of violence by government forces against Hmong individuals living in the Phou Bia mountain region in the Lao People’s...

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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 03, 2020

Vietnamese Authorities Sentence four Khmer-Krom...

UNPO strongly condemns the sentence of Mr. Huynh Van Dep , Mr. Tien Dam, Mr. Tien Nam, and Mrs. Thi Pich to up to two years and a half in prison under the article 330 of the Vietnamese penal code and calls...

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Oct 14, 2020

Haratin: Mauritania Criticized Ahead of UN UP...

In July 2020, The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization and its Member, the Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement (IRA) in Mauritania, jointly filed a report to the United...

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Sep 14, 2020

East Turkestan: EU Must Do More to Help Uyghu...

Speaking from Munich, Germany, Dolkun Isa, President of the World Uyghur Congress, has stressed the need for Germany and the European Union to do more to help the plight of the Uyghur people of East Turkestan...

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Sep 09, 2020

Balochistan: Region Has Lowest Female Literacy...

Lawmakers, civil society representatives and NGOs in Pakistan’s Balochistan Province have stated that the region has the lowest female literacy rates anywhere in the world, with some women’s...

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Sep 07, 2020

East Turkestan: Disney Under Fire For Filming...

Disney has come under heavy scrutiny for its latest production of Mulan, most of which was filmed in the Xinjiang Autonomous Region in China. In the final credits of the film, Disney specifically thanked...

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