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Press Release: Nov 14, 2007, Wash. DC
The World Sindhi Institute (WSI) has been invited to attend the 83rd session of the U.N.'s Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances in Geneva, Switzerland. The session will be held from November 21 to 30, 2007. Mr. Munawar Laghari, Executive Director for WSI, will represent the Institute at the meeting of the Working Group on November 22, 2007 in the Salle IX of the Palais des Nations.

Annual Conference Nov 10, 2007 speech by Maqbool Aliani

US-based Sindhis criticise emergency rule in Pakistan, DailyIndia.com, Washington, Nov 10, 2007

Nov 9, 2007: Peaceful Demonstration in front of the White House
World Sindhi Institute
Venue: Lafayette Park , in front of The White House
Date: November 09, 2007
Time: 3:00 to 4:00 pm.

Speak Up Series beginning July 12, 2007
Sponsored by the World Sindhi Institute (WSI). Beginning July 12, 2007, a series of open discussion forums on various topics of international importance and academic value, emerging from Southern Pakistan. click here for event pdf; or full press release
14th August: Independence Day of Pakistan,
Commemoration Day of the ‘Disappeared' for Sindhis and Baloch
WSI and BSO-NA protest in front of Pakistan Embassy on August 14, 2007, click for report of event

Dr. Wahid Baloch, Pres. BSO-NA

Baloch Nationalist to organise "WORLD BALOCH CONFERENCE": “...Without Baloch unity we will not be able to protect our land, coasts and resources from the outsiders and looters...”, Aug 12, 2007, IntelliBriefs

14th August: Baloch and Sindhi Groups to de-celebrate Pakistan's independence day',
...more, Aug 8, 2007

BSO-NA President to go on Hunger Strike to support the Baloch Women Panel
Press release, Aug 3, 2007: Governor Owais Ghani of Balochistan Comes to Washington at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Click for press release; list of disappeared
New Report: LONDON: A protest demonstration was held on 15 July 2007 in 10 Downing street London, in front of PM house. The protest was organised by WSC (World Sindhi Congress), SBF (Sindhi Baloch Forum) BAC (Balochistan Action Committee) and BRM (Balochistan Rights Movement). A number of Baloch, Sindhi and other human rights activist from all over the UK have participated in this demonstration to record their protest against Pakistani atrocities in Sindh and Balochistan... Read full report.
Press Release: World Sindhi Institute meets with State Dept.
Washington, Jul 6, 2007: World Sindhi Institute met with representatives from the US Department of State to discuss the interests of the Sindhi and Baloch people in light of the current situation in Pakistan. Click here for full report.
Balochistan and other oppressed nationalities case in British Parliament, BalochPeople.org, London, Jul 3, 2007
Discussion Forum, Wash. D.C., June 8, 6-8pm:
“Pakistan: With terrorists in government and the U.S. in denial, where do we go from here?”

For more info,
click here
Hosted by the
World Sindhi Institute

National Press Club
Zenger Room
529 14 th St. NW
13 th Floor
Washington DC, 20045

Friday, June 8th, 6-8pm
Expected Speakers:
Dr. Manzoor Aijaz: Writer, Economist, Journalist ‘Daily Times'
Mr. Iqbal Tareen: Human Rights Activist
Mr. Zahid Makhdoom: President, WSI
Mr. Haider Nizamani: University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada
Ms. Nafisa Hoodbhoy: Voice of America (Speaker & Moderator)

Protestors at Washington, D.C. rally on May 19, 2007
Rally: In Washington, DC To Condemn Karachi Massacre, for more pictures, for details, and in Toronto
Displaced Baloch children who have been provided note books, pens and blankets on behalf of Baloch Communty Sweden and Norway: Six Thousand Blankets, note books and pens have been distributed to Displaced Baloch people on behalf of Baloch community in Sweden and Norway. (Other gallery photos)
Press Release, 13 Apr. 07:
(by Balochistan Action Committee, balochactions@yahoo.co.uk)
download letter to Tony Blair or read letter online; read full press release
NATIONALIST IDENTITY vs. UNIONIST STATE by Ms. Humaira Rahman, Director WSI (Canada), seminar organized by Tufts and Harvard Universities, Apr. 6 & 7, 2007
International Women’s Day Event, Toronto, Canada, organized by World Sindhi Institute: www.worldsindhi.org), March 9 & 10, 2007
Report on March 23 conference: Wash., DC: “OPPRESSED NATIONS OF PAKISTAN: Self Determination, Autonomy and Sovereignty”, organized by World Sindhi Institute: www.worldsindhi.org)
London, 10 Downing Street, Feb. 25, 2007: Protest against illegal arrests in Sindh and Balochistan and military operation in Balochistan, organized by World Sindhi Institute:
www.worldsindhi.org), Baluchistan Action Committee, Baluchistan Rights Movement (BRM) and Sindhi Baluch Forum (SBF)
Wash. DC: REPORT: SEMINAR ON “DISAPPEARANCES IN PAKISTAN”, Feb. 27, by www.worldsindhi.org and ‘Where are Pakistan's disappeared', by Khalid Hasan, Daily Times, Feb. 24, 2007
Feb. 4 London Demonstration: Pakistan committing FLAGRANT violations of Human Rights in Balochistan, International Community must NOT turn a blind eye, Location: U.S. Embassy, Balochwarna.org, Feb. 5, 2007
(More on Feb. 4 London demonstration) Baloch Seek US help Releasing Political Detainees in Pakistan by Walid Garboni
London Seminar: Why Balochistan Matters
"Insurgency and the politics of Military rule in Pakistan" was organised by The Foreign Policy Centre with the collaboration of (BRM) Balochistan Rights Movement on 04 December 2006 in the British House of Parliament.

Click for audio files of speakers Selig Harrison, Mehran Baluch, Dr Naseer Dasht, Dr Lakhu Luhana, and others.