Affiliate & Partner Organizations

The World Uyghur Congress is the umbrella organization representing many different Uyghur groups in 18 countries. We coordinate between all of these groups in order to deepen our engagement around the world.

Affiliate Organizations

CountryOrganization
KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan Uyghur Association 'Ittipaq'Contact Person/PresidentMr. Tursuntay Salimov
KazakhstanUyghur Youth Union of KazakhstanContact Person/PresidentMr. Rustem Qayriev
UzbekistanUyghur Cultural Center of UzbekistanContact Person/PresidentAlimdjan Zaetov
PakistanUmer Uyghur TrustContact Person/PresidentMr. Ömerhan
CanadaEast Turkistan Association of CanadaContact Person/PresidentMr. Shewket Imam
Uyghur Rights Advocacy ProjectContact Person/PresidentMr. Memet Tohti
Alberta Uyghur AssociationContact Person/PresidentMs. Mukerrem Qurban
USAUyghur Human Rights ProjectContact Person/PresidentMr. Ömer Qanat
Uyghur American AssociationContact Person/PresidentMs. Elfidar Iltebir
Campaign for UyghursContact Person/PresidentMs. Roshen Abbas
Uyghur Projects FoundationContact Person/PresidentDr. Erkin Sidiq
AustraliaAustralian Uyghur AssociationContact Person/PresidentMr. Memet Obul
Uyghur Association of VictoriaContact Person/PresidentMr. Alim Osman
Australian Uyghur Tangritagh Women's AssociationContact Person/PresidentMs. Ramile Chanisheff
JapanJapan Uyghur AssociationContact Person/PresidentMr. Exmetjan Letip
TurkeyWorld Uyghur Congress FoundationContact Person/PresidentMr. Abdureshit Abdulhamit
Uyghur Research InstituteContact Person/PresidentDr. Erkin Ekrem
Isa Yusuf Alptekin FoundationContact Person/PresidentDr. Ömer Qul
East Turkistan FoundationContact Person/PresidentMr. Muhitdin Januyghur
East Turkistan Youth UnionContact Person/PresidentMr. Ilhan Turanli
Teklimakan Uyghur Publication CenterContact Person/PresidentMr. Abdujelil Turan
UKUK Uyghur CommunityContact Person/PresidentMs. Mayira Issayeva
NorwayNorwegian Uyghur CommitteeContact Person/PresidentMr. Bahtiyar Ömer
Uyghur transitional justice databaseContact Person/PresidentMr. Bahtiyar Ömer
Uyghur Mother Language Education Center in NorwayContact Person/PresidentMr. Semet Abla
BelgiumBelgium Uyghur AssociationContact Person/PresidentMr. Akbar Tursun
SwitzerlandSwiss Uyghur AssociationContact Person/PresidentMs. Rizwana Ilham
NetherlandDutch Uyghur Human Rights FoundationContact Person/PresidentMr. Ablet Bakir
GermanyUyghur Democracy and Human Rights CenterContact Person/PresidentMs. Zumretay Arkin
East Turkestan Union in EuropeContact Person/PresidentMr. Asgar Can
Uyghur Cultural and Educational Union in GermanyContact Person/PresidentMs. Peride Niyaz

Partner Organizations

CountryOrganization
KazakhstanKazakhstan Uyghur National AssociationContact Person/PresidentMr. Hakimjan Memetov
Uyghur Cultural Center in KazakhstanContact Person/PresidentMr. Dolkuntay Abdukhalil
Euroasian Uyghur AcademyContact Person/President
USAUyghur Academy USAContact Person/PresidentDr. Abliz Abduqadir
AustraliaUyghur Academy AustraliaContact Person/PresidentDr. Ilhamjan Sabit
Shukr FoundationContact Person/PresidentMr. Hikmat Hasanoff
TurkeyThe Muslim Scholars Union of East TurkistanContact Person/PresidentDr. Alimjan Bugda
Uyghur Academy TurkeyContact Person/PresidentDr. Alimjan Inayet
Turkey's Education and Delevopment FoundationContact Person/PresidentMr. Hebibullah Küseni
Research and Education InstitutionContact Person/PresidentMr. Ablet Hajim Uchqun
Institute of China StudiesContact Person/PresidentDr. Perhat Qurban Tengritaghli
Ili Meshrep Development and Service FoundationContact Person/PresidentMr. Jüret Gulca
International Uyghur Writers AssociationContact Person/PresidentMr. Qeyser Abdurusul
FranceEuropean Uyghur InstituteContact Person/PresidentDr. Dilnur Reyhan
NetherlandEuropean East Turkistan Educational AssociationContact Person/PresidentMr. Abdurahman Abdullah
GermanyEast Turkestan Information CenterContact Person/PresidentMr. Abdujelil Qaraqash
Kutatgu Bilig InstituteContact Person/PresidentDr. Ablet Semet