Uyghur Human Rights Project

Promoting human rights and democracy for the Uyghur people

aka Uyghur Human Rights Project   |   Washington, DC   |  www.uhrp.org

Mission

The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) promotes the rights of the Uyghurs and other Turkic Muslim peoples in East Turkistan, referred to by the Chinese government as the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, through research-based advocacy. We publish reports and analysis in English and Chinese to defend Uyghurs’ civil, political, social, cultural, and economic rights according to international human rights standards.

Ruling year info

2016

Executive Director

Omer Kanat

Main address

1602 L St. NW, Suite 613

Washington, DC 20036 USA

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EIN

47-5609093

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Human Service Organizations (P20)

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Research and advocacy for Uyghurs

The Uyghur Human Rights Project focuses on promoting human rights and democracy for Uyghurs and others living in East Turkistan. We publish reports and analysis in English and Chinese to defend Uyghurs’ civil, political, social, cultural, and economic rights according to international human rights standards.

Population(s) Served
People of Central Asian descent
Muslims
Asylum seekers

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Uyghur Human Rights Project

Board of directors
as of 7/8/2021
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Board chair

Nury Turkel

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