China: policies aimed at diminishing status of the Uyghur language in society and education a human rights violation
- Mon, 06/13/2016 - 14:31
On the occasion of International Uyghur Language Day, China must meet international human rights standards on linguistic rights
- Mon, 06/06/2016 - 01:54
The Uyghur American Association (UAA) has successfully held its Eighth Congress with the attendance of more than 200 members on Sunday May 29th.
Repressive laws demonstrate unwillingness of Xi Jinping to embrace lessons of Tiananmen Square Massacre
- Tue, 05/31/2016 - 20:55
Xi Jinping must meet present-day calls for democratic reform and freedom as embodied by the student movement of 1989
World Press Freedom Day 2016: A Free and Open Press in East Turkestan is Essential to Improving Uyghur Human Rights Conditions
- Mon, 05/02/2016 - 20:30
Uyghur Human Rights Project highlights the tightly controlled media environment and suppression of counter-government narratives in East Turkestan
Uyghurs face “severe official repression of the freedoms of speech, religion, association, and assembly,” says U.S. State Department report
- Sat, 04/16/2016 - 00:00
United States government report describes a range of serious violations indicating deteriorating human rights conditions in East Turkestan over
The Uyghur Human Rights Project urges concerned governments to call for the immediate and unconditional release of Patigul Ghulam
- Mon, 04/04/2016 - 10:43
Uyghur mother targeted for seeking information on her son forcibly disappeared by Chinese police after Urumchi unrest in 2009
The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) is hiring a Part-Time Chinese Translation/Research Consultant
- Thu, 02/04/2016 - 12:44
The Uyghur Human Rights Project, a Washington, DC-based human rights organization that promotes human rights and democracy for the Uyghur people, is seeking an experienced and reliable translator and researcher to fill a new part time position
- Wed, 02/03/2016 - 19:44
On February 5, 1997, Uyghur demonstrators in Ghulja took part in a non-violent protest calling for an end to religious repression and ethnic discrimination in the city.
- Mon, 02/01/2016 - 20:05
The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) is concerned a new Counter-Terrorism Law adopted by the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on December 27, 2015, and effective as of January 1, 2016, is a mandate for the Chinese government to commit human rights violations against the Uyghur people in East Turkestan.