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Press Release of PAFD on Tthe Ethiopian Government Instigated Killings in Gambella

Press Release of PAFD on Tthe Ethiopian Government Instigated Killings in Gambella

PAFD Strongly Condemns the Ethnic Cleansing in Gambella PAFD Press Release February 02, 2016 PAFD_PR_Gambella.pdf   On January 27, 2016, around 2:00 am local time, ‘special police’ from the regional administration of Gambela aided by local militia attacked Anuak civilians all over the region. Subsequently, the death of more than four dozen of Anuak civilians have been reported; and the […]

 
 

Peoples Alliance for Freedom and democracy (PAFD): EU Resolution

Peoples Alliance for Freedom and democracy (PAFD): EU Resolution

PEOPLE’S ALLIANCE FOR FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY [PAFD] OFFICE OF THE PRESIDIUM PAFD Press Release on the  EU’s resolution December 23, 2016 The PAFD extends its most sincere gratitude to the EU Parliament in general and to those who were the sponsors of the Ethiopian resolution, including members from the Socialists and Democrats (S&D), the Al- liance of Liberals and Democrats […]

 
 

Formation of Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy

Formation of Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy

Delegates of Benishangul People’s Liberation Movement (BPLM), Gambella People’s Liberation Movement (GPLM), Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF), Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and Sidama National Liberation Front (SNLF) met in Oslo, Norway from 22 October to 23 October 2015 to lay the foundation of political alliance between the peoples in Ethiopia and have formed the Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy […]

 
 

Press Release: The Founding of Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy

Press Release: The Founding of Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy

Press Release October 23, 2105 Oslo, Norway THE FOUNDING OF PEOPLES’ ALLIANCE FOR FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY (PAFD) Delegates of Benishangul People’s Liberation Movement (BPLM), Gambella People’s Liberation Movement (GPLM), Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF), Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and Sidama National Liberation Front (SNLF) met in Oslo, Norway from 22 October to 23 October 2015 to lay the foundation of […]

 
 

Declaration of The Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

Declaration of The Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

Declaration of the establishment of The Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) The Benishangul People’s Liberation Movement (BPLM), Gambella People’s Liberation Movement (GPLM), Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF), Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and Sidama National Liberation Front (SNLF) Considering the grave injustices and oppression perpetrated by the current regime in Ethiopia; Concerned by the massive propaganda campaign undertaken by […]

 
 

UNPO XII General Assembly Adopts Ogaden Resolution

UNPO XII General Assembly Adopts Ogaden Resolution

July 14, 2015 Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) General Assembly July 4, 2015 Brussels, Belgium On 3 July 2015, representatives of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) presented their resolution to UNPO’s XII General Assembly, condemning the punishment of the civilian population in Ogaden by the Ethiopian government, expressing the desire of initiating peace talks between the Ethiopian government […]

 
 

European Parliament Conference on Human Rights, Democracy and the Right to Decide Opens XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly

European Parliament Conference on Human Rights, Democracy and the Right to Decide Opens XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly

July 6, 2015 Brussels 2 July 2015 – In light of the continuous need to raise awareness on the human rights situation of those seeking self-determination and democracy, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in cooperation with the European Free Alliance (EFA) and Center Maurits Coppieters (CMC), convened a high-level conference at the European Parliament entitled “Auctioning Human Rights? […]

 
 

UNPO Covenant Signed by Nine new Members at UNPO XII-GA

UNPO Covenant Signed by Nine new Members at UNPO XII-GA

Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation July 7, 2015   Following the opening conference of the XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly held at the European Parliament on 2 July 2015, UNPO Members gathered on 3 July 2015 at the Flemish Cultural Centre, De Markten, for a second day of debates and internal discussion on the achievements and challenges facing UNPO. Chaired […]

 
 

UNPO: Where the World’s Most Marginalised peoples (and Afrikaners) Meet

UNPO: Where the World’s Most Marginalised peoples (and Afrikaners) Meet

Daily Maverick 07 JUL 2015 11:18 (SOUTH AFRICA) by REBECCA DAVIS   Once a year, delegates from the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation gather for their annual congress. It’s a bit like the United Nations, but for populations that find themselves ignored or persecuted by the governing majority in their countries. This year, South African political party the Freedom Front […]

 
 

Opening Conference at EU Parliament – UNPO General Assembly XII

Opening Conference at EU Parliament – UNPO General Assembly XII

July 2, 2015   The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in cooperation with the European Free Alliance (EFA) and Centre Maurits Coppieters (CMC), will convene a high-level conference entitled “Auctioning Human Rights? Democracy and the Right to Decide”. The conference is hosted by Josu Juaristi Abaunz MEP (GUE/NGL) and will be held at the European Parliament in Brussels, room P1C051, on 2 July 2015, from […]