Rehoboth Baster Community

UNPO General Assembly Resolution 2008

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A resolution brought to and adopted by the UNPO General Assembly in 2008.

The UNPO General Assembly Adopts Resolution on the Rehoboth Basters on 17 May 2008.

Member Resolution

introduced by:

Rehoboth Basters

 

As a result of chicanery of law, the ignoring of international law and ignoring of minority rights and human rights, the Rehoboth Community had lost virtually everything they owned. By these actions of the Government of Namibia the Baster Community is now in danger of becoming extinct.

 

Observers as well as investors should also have the opportunities to evaluate the commitment of Namibia to international law, human rights and minority rights.

 

Such a mechanism will ensure that the infringement of constitutionally protected rights is active and in place.

 

Therefore, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization General Assembly,

 

Asks UNPO to develop mechanisms to enable minority groups to approach the international courts to determine whether the constitution of any national state complies with the rights of minorities as determined by international law.To download the document in PDF click here