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Sep 26, 2022

Haratin : IRA-Mauritania Activists Imprisoned as Government Reneges on Pledges for Democratization

Five activists of the Resurgence of an Initiative for the Abolitionist Movement in Mauritania, or IRA-M, have been detained by the Mauritanian government on September 21st, 2022, in Nouakchott. The five were working for the Re-foundation and Global Action political wing of the NGO headed by one-time presidential candidate Biram Dah Abeid, who has campaigned for Haratin rights and democratization in...

Sep 26, 2022

Haratin : IRA-Mauritania Activists Imprisoned...

Five activists of the Resurgence of an Initiative for the Abolitionist Movement in Mauritania, or IRA-M, have been detained by the Mauritanian government on September 21st, 2022, in Nouakchott. The five...

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Aug 23, 2022

Iran: UNPO welcomes the UN Special Rapporteur...

On 23 August 2022, the UN Special Rapporteur on Iran released a new key report on the ‘situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran’. Within this report, Mr. Javaid Rehman raises...

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Jul 15, 2022

Western Togoland : UNPO Delivers UPR Submission...

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization has submitted a Universal Periodic Review to the United Nations Human Rights Council on the subject of Ghana's crackdown of self-determination activists...

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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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Jun 15, 2022

UNPO Presents Submission To UN Special Rapporteur...

UNPO, alongside the Association of Human Rights in Kurdistan – Geneva (KMMK-G), the Ahwaz Human Rights Organization (AHRO), the Balochistan Human Rights Group (BHRG) and Xaxuran (collective focused...

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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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