Statement– For immediate release
15 December 2020
Contact: World Uyghur Congress www.uyghurcongress.org
+49 89 5432 1999 or [email protected]
The WUC welcomes the Op-Ed in The Guardian by Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the United Kingdom and Commonwealth, and expresses its heartfelt thanks to the Chief Rabbi for speaking out to condemn the grave human rights abuses against the Uyghur people in East Turkistan. As the Chief Rabbi is one of the leading religious authorities in the United Kingdom, his statement is of significant importance for the Uyghur community. Read More →
Free Tibet, 25 November 2020
Below is an article published by Free Tibet.
On Wednesday 25th November, Free Tibet, the World Uyghur Congress and the Tibet Community in Britain will announce the launch of their latest critical campaign, #BanChen, calling on the Foreign Secretary to ban human rights abuser, Chen Quanguo, from entering the UK.
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Press Release – For immediate release
25 November 2020
Contact: Coalition to End Uyghur Forced Labour enduyghurforcedlabour.org
or [email protected]
Coalition to End Uyghur Forced Labour – Coalition members submit group testimony, calling for Dutch apparel brands to exit the Uyghur region and the Dutch government to introduce mandatory due diligence legislation. Read More →
The Diplomat, 11 November 2020
Below is an article by WUC Program Manager Zumretay Arkin and others, published in The Diplomat. Photo NG Han Guan/AP
With just over a year to go until the 2022 Winter Olympics, the clock is ticking for the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to ensure it does not repeat the same mistake it made in 2008 by effectively endorsing China’s failure to improve human rights.
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