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Website of the Week for Jan. 10, 2005

Cheryl Nyberg, editor

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Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization, http://www.unpo.org/

"The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) is a democratic, international membership organization. Its members are indigenous peoples, occupied nations, minorities and independent states or territories who have joined together to protect their human and cultural rights, preserve their environments, and to find non-violent solutions to conflicts which affect them."

A list of participating nations and peoples includes Abkhazia | Aboriginals of Australia | Acheh | Ahwaz | Albanians in Macedonia | Assyria | Bashkortostan | Batwa | Bougainville | Buryatia | Cabinda | Chechen Republic of Ichkeria | Chin | Chittagong Hill Tracts | Chuvash | Circassia | Cordillera | Crimean Tatars | East Turkestan | Gagauzia | Greek minority in Albania | Hungarian minority in Romania | Ingushetia | Inkeri | Iraqi Turkoman | Ka Lahui Hawai'i | Karenni State | Khmer Krom | Komi | Kosova | Kumyk | Kurdistan | Lakota | Maohi | Mapuche | Mari | Mon | Montagnards | Nagalim | Nuxalk | Ogoni | Rusyn | Sanjak | Scania | Shan | Sindh | South Moluccas | Taiwan | Tatarstan | Tibet | Tuva | Udmurt | Vhavenda |West Papua | Zanzibar

The website features news and reports by and about UNPO members; email newsletters about each group; and summaries of UNPO's activities at the United Nations and its bodies on human rights and indigenous peoples.

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