Business, Development and Human Rights

Dec 18, 2018

Iran Arrests 28 Strikers from Ahwaz Steel Industry Company

According to reports from Iranian Workers Union, today 17 December 2018 , 28 workers from the Ahwaz Steel National Industrial Group, who have striking for more than one month, been arrested by security forces and transferred to an undisclosed location.

Dec 18, 2018

Iran Arrests 28 Strikers from Ahwaz Steel Industry...

According to reports from Iranian Workers Union, today 17 December 2018 , 28 workers from the Ahwaz Steel National Industrial Group, who have striking for more than one month, been arrested by security...

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Dec 17, 2018

MinorityForum.Info Facilitates Access to Minority...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) gladly welcomes the recent launch of the United Nations (UN) Forum on Minority Issues database. Created by the Tom Lantos Institutein cooperation...

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Dec 14, 2018

UNPO Calls for the Immediate Release of Dr. C....

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) strongly condemns the severe oppression and recent arrest of Dr. C.K. Raut, a prominent ethnic Gandhinian leader who advocates for the rights of...

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Dec 13, 2018

Tibet: US Congress Passes Bill Addressing Unfair...

Since 2014, the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) and other Tibet support groupshave been campaigning for the approval of the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act, which implements the principle of reciprocity...

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Dec 11, 2018

Roundtable in Washington D.C. on China-Pakistan...

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor's: Assessing the Environmental Consequences of CPEC December 11, 2018 12:00pm to 02:00 pm The University Club of Washington, D.C 1135 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20036,...

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Dec 11, 2018

Crimean Tatars: Human Rights Defender Lawyer Arrested...

On 6 December 2018, Emil Kurbedinov, a prominent lawyer who actively defends political prisoners detained in Crimea, was arrested by Russian-imposed authorities under the accusation of having shared a...

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Dec 03, 2018

Ambazonia: Cameroon Suspended as Host of the 2019...

On Friday 30 November the Confederation of African Football announced that they are stripping Cameroon from the right to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The decision comes just 7 months before the...

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Dec 03, 2018

UNPO Submits Written Information to the UN Committee...

On 12 October 2018, UNPO submitted a report to the United Nations Committee Against Torture (UNCAT) concerning the continuous grave human rights violations against the indigenous Khmer Krom people in Mekong...

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