Our Work

UHRP Disappointed by Slow Progress in Implementing Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act

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Testimony of Louisa Greve for Consideration by the Cultural Property Advisory Committee

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Testimony of Peter Irwin for Consideration by the Cultural Property Advisory Committee

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“I’m From Xinjiang” Videos, New Uyghurs, and a Deracinated People

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Our Research

Apr 11, 2023 | UHRP Report

No Time to Lose: Uyghurs Stuck in the United States Asylum System

There are currently 500 to 1,000 Uyghurs caught up in the U.S. asylum system, with some having waited upwards of eight years for resolutions to their cases.

Feb 9, 2023 | uhrp report

The Complicity of Heritage: Cultural Heritage and Genocide in the Uyghur Region

This report argues that China’s actions in the Uyghur region constitute what UNESCO calls “strategic cultural cleansing”: the deliberate targeting of individuals and groups on the basis of their cultural, ethnic or religious affiliation, combined with the intentional and systematic destruction of their cultural heritage.

Feb 1, 2023 | UHRP Report

“On the Fringe of Society”: Humanitarian Needs of the At-Risk Uyghur Diaspora

The Chinese Party-state’s human rights atrocity crimes in the Uyghur region have caused a secondary humanitarian crisis among Uyghur diaspora communities worldwide.

Dec 21, 2022 | uhrp report

Decolonizing the Discussion of Uyghurs: Recommendations for Journalists and Researchers

This briefing outlines UHRP’s own guide to rendering the Uyghur language into Latin script, reporting Uyghur personal names, and writing Uyghur versions of geographical locations.

UHRP in the News

Xinjiang exit bans keep Uyghur ‘agitators’ in place, divide families

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U.N. Committee Calls Out Chinese State’s Discrimination Against Women

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As violações de direitos humanos do povo Uigur na China: Denúncias de campos de concentração e trabalhos forçados contra uma minoria étnica

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China Critics Ramp Up Push to Limit Lobbying

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“We know you better than you know yourself”: China’s transnational repression of the Uyghur diaspora

Watch the UHRP co-sponsored event featuring the presentation of a new report by Dr. David Tobin and Nyrola Elimä on transnational repression.

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