Humanitarian Crisis

Dec 22, 2021

ChaoFa Hmong : UNPO Calls on International Community to Act Against Tighter Security Measures

  UNPO expresses strong concerns in relation to the recent announcement by the Lao government about their intention to tighten security in the Xaysomboun in the name of economic development as this might result in discriminatory measures against ethnic minorities living in the province. Specifically, UNPO is concerned about the Hmong people who have been exposed to serious human rights violations...

Dec 22, 2021

ChaoFa Hmong : UNPO Calls on International Community...

  UNPO expresses strong concerns in relation to the recent announcement by the Lao government about their intention to tighten security in the Xaysomboun in the name of economic development as this...

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Dec 09, 2021

Special Uyghur Tribunal Investigating Internment...

The independent Uyghur Tribunal in London has found the government of the Peoples Republic of China guilty of committing genocide in its policies in the so called “Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region...

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Jun 29, 2021

UN concerned for Hmong in Laos

The Working Group on Enforced Disappearances and seven Special Rapporteurs have sent a second Joint Allegation Letter (JAL UA LAO 3/2021) to the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (LPDR). Theis letter...

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Apr 23, 2021

Hmong in Isolation: Atrocities against the Hmong...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has released a report documenting an increase in military attacks and repression of the Hmong community indigenous to the Xaisomboun region of...

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Mar 25, 2021

UNPO urgently calls on the international community...

***12 April 2021 UPDATE: The crisis in the region has recently been reported on by Radio Free Asia and ASEAN Today, the latter of which places the military's attacks in the context of foreign investments...

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Sep 03, 2020

Coronavirus: Indigenous Peoples Need More Representation...

The coronavirus pandemic has reached remote island tribal communities in the Indian Ocean. It is thought that the virus has been brought to the extremely remote tribes by “poachers, travelers and...

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Jul 28, 2020

East Turkestan: Despite Growing International...

The increasing evidence of severe human rights abuses perpetrated by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) against the Uyghur minority population in the Xinjiang Autonomous Region in China has left many countries...

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Jun 25, 2020

Southern Cameroon: Anglophone Crisis Continues...

The severe "Anglophone Crisis" in Cameroon is ongoing, despite calls for a ceasefire during the coronavirus pandemic. The crisis, which has seen the Anglophone regions of Southern Cameroon seek independence...

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