Call on US for Regional Ban on Cotton-Based Imports from the Uyghur Region
A group of human rights, labor and investor organizations, filed a formal petition with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, urging it to issue a regional withhold release order (WRO) on all cotton-made goods linked to the Uyghur Region based on evidence of widespread forced labor.
Virtual Advocacy Days 2020
The Uyghur Human Rights Project and the Uyghur American Association are holding Virtual Lobby Days during the months of August and September. Interested constituents across the U.S. are welcome to join meetings with members of Congress.
Petition: Free Uyghurs from Forced Labour in China
Join Freedom United in calling on the Chinese government to end the persecution and exploitation of Uyghurs and other Turkic and Muslim-majority groups through forced labor.
Submission of Evidence to the UK's Revenue and Customs Authority
On 23 April, 2020, the Global Legal Action Network and World Uyghur Congress submitted extensive evidence to the UK’s revenue and customs authority (HMRC) requesting the suspension of imports of cotton goods produced with forced labour in China.