Freedom of Belief and Expression

Jun 17, 2022

Civil Society Calls for Urgent Measures to Protect Uyghurs at Risk of Refoulement

On World Refugee Day 2022, a group of 22 refugee and human rights groups and 50 Uyghur organizations are calling on governments and international organizations to take urgent steps to protect Uyghurs and other Turkic peoples at imminent risk of refoulement. As atrocity crimes unfold in the Uyghur region of China—including mass detention, forced labour, and torture—Uyghurs outside China,...

Jun 17, 2022

Civil Society Calls for Urgent Measures to Protect...

On World Refugee Day 2022, a group of 22 refugee and human rights groups and 50 Uyghur organizations are calling on governments and international organizations to take urgent steps to protect Uyghurs and...

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May 09, 2022

Haratin : IRA-Mauritania President Biram Dah Abeid...

The Special Rapporteur on Modern Slavery for the United Nations Mr Tomoya Obokata has met with the President of IRA-Mauritania Biram Dah Abeid in the offices of the UN OHCHR. The meeting took place in...

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Apr 29, 2022

Catalan Civil Society Targeted With Pegasus S...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) firmly condemns the Spanish government’s alleged use of Pegasus spyware to undermine and repress Catalan civil society. These allegations...

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Mar 14, 2022

Crimean Tatars : More Reports of Russian Military...

As Russia's invasion of Ukraine continues, Crimean Tatars in occupied territories are having their properties raided and activists are beginning to rounded up and arrested. This is in light of the Crimean...

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Feb 09, 2022

Operation Sky Net and China's Growing Transnational...

Official data claims that China had successfully kidnapped and returned nearly 10,000 people who had fled overseas through its aggressive repatriation program, Operation Sky Net. Seeking to extend the...

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Feb 03, 2022

Protect Crimean Tatar defenders!

Crimean Tatars are a Turkic ethnic minority in Crimea, and one of the earliest UNPO members. Since the annexation in 2014 of Crimea by the Russian Federation, Crimean Tatars who advocate an opening of...

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Jan 25, 2022

UNPO submits complaint to UN on detention of Western...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) has filed a complaint to the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention alleging that the government of Ghana is systematically misusing...

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Nov 12, 2021

Online EP Webinar : Compromised Spaces Europe...

On 9 November 2021 UNPO alongside our partners and 4 Members of the European Parliament organised a presentation on our Compromised Spaces report, detailing the repression of activists on European soil...

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