Apr 12, 2018

InterCambio’s Documentary Sheds Light on the Situation and Initiative of Maya Women in Guatemala

On 10 April 2018, along with the Franco-American association InterCambio, the UNPO held a screening of InterCambio-produced documentary “Maya in action – Narratives of resilience in Guatemala” in the heart of Brussels’ European district. The documentary details the challenges and initiatives put in place by Maya indigenous women in their day-to-day life, and the particularity...

Apr 12, 2018

InterCambio’s Documentary Sheds Light on the...

On 10 April 2018, along with the Franco-American association InterCambio, the UNPO held a screening of InterCambio-produced documentary “Maya in action – Narratives of resilience in Guatemala”...

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Apr 12, 2018

Tibet: China’s Tentacles Touch Exiled Tibetans...

Chinese President Xi-Jinping’s campaign against the rights of Chinese minorities remains restless, not only within the borders of the Asian country but also in the rest of the world. As Swedish authorities...

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Apr 12, 2018

Ahwazi: Poet Tortured In New Crackdown On Protestors...

Abdul-Al Duraqi, a poet and activist from the Ahwazi minority in Iran, was arrested during the most recent protests in the city of Ahwaz, with the overall number of arrests reaching the 400 mark. The Iranian...

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Apr 11, 2018

Ambazonia: Francophones and Anglophones to Protest...

As a result of the violence and oppression in the Anglophone part of the country, particularly towards the Southern Cameroons, activists plan to bring light to this struggle through the organisation of...

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Apr 11, 2018

Haratin: US Congress Condemns IMF Loan to Mauritania...

The IMF has recently approved to lend 163 million dollars to Mauritania in order to improve living standards in the country. Following this decision, US Congressmen have sent a letter to the Head of the...

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Apr 10, 2018

East Turkestan: Reports of Chinese Arresting Uyghur...

A growing trend of extraterritorial arrests conducted by China, usually based on faulty evidence, is hitting Gilgit-Baltistan. The Pakistan-occupied region is home to large China-Pakistan Economic Corridor...

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Apr 09, 2018

Chittagong Hill Tracts: Attack on Chakma Queen...

Indigenous human rights defender Rani Yan Yan, the advisor and spouse to the Chakma Circle Chief, was attacked by police in February 2018 while visiting the hospital room of the Marma sisters, victims...

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Apr 09, 2018

New UPR Report Gives Damning Indictment on Chinese...

On 28 March 2018, the Tibet Bureau submitted a report to the United Nations Human Rights Council (OHCHR) in the framework of the 31st Universal Periodic Review of the People’s Republic...

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