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West Papua

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 16:39
COME AND JOIN BENNY WENDA AT AUT Benny Wenda is spokesperson for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP). He is a tribal leader and founder of the UK-based Free West Papua Campaign...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 09:58
WEST PAPUA INDEPENDENCE DAY 1 December 2016 Please join us in solidarity at the memorial flag-raising at 12 noon on Thursday, 1 December, in the Pacific Media Centre, Level 10, in the Sir Paul...
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 21:44
A SOCIAL WORKER AND RESEARCHER SHARES HER UPDATES: Veronica Kanem, often known by her colleagues in New Zealand as Tri, is engaged on a masters study programme in Women and Gender studies at the...
Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 13:08
Monday, December 1, 2014, is the 53rd anniversary of West Papua's independence. On this day in 1961 West Papuans were granted their freedom by the Dutch colonial government – they raised...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
NEW YORK (Asia Pacific Report/Human Rights Watch/Pacific Media Centre): Indonesian police should investigate a Papuan armed group’s killing of at least 17 people, including a soldier, at a...
Monday, December 10, 2018
UNITED NATIONS (UN News/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): West Papuan rights to freedom of speech and peaceful assembly have been defended by the Office of the UN High Commissioner for...
Sunday, December 9, 2018
By Ray Jordan LAMPUNG, Indonesia (Detik News/News Ahencies/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch):  President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo insists that work on the Trans-Papua road...
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Hundreds of Papuan students faced off with counterprotesters in Indonesia’s second largest city of Surabaya today in a rally calling for the Melanesian region’s independence while pro-...
Friday, September 28, 2018
JAYAPURA (Voice WestPapua/Pacific Media Watch): Eighteen more Papuan students have been arrested in a crackdown by Indonesian authorities in Jayapura, activists report. A social media dispatch...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
By Benny Mawel JAYAPURA (Asia Pacific Report/Tabloid Jubi/Pacific Media Watch): Students from several tertiary institutions in the Papuan provincial capital of Jayapura have been holding actions...
Thursday, September 20, 2018
OPINION: By Glenn Fredly JAKARTA (Asia Pacific Report/Jakarta Post/Pacific Media Watch): The remarks of renowned American philosopher John Dewey, “If you want to establish some conception of...
Thursday, August 30, 2018
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A New Zealand-based West Papua advocacy group has appealed to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and other leaders meeting at the Pacific Islands...
Monday, August 27, 2018
SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Fiji’s Opposition Leader Ro Teimumu Kepa has called on the government of Fiji to “stop its betrayal” of the people of West Papua...
Monday, August 6, 2018
SYDNEY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian doctoral researcher whose honeymoon plans in Indonesia included a cultural festival in the insecure Papua region has been deported...
Saturday, August 4, 2018
REVIEW: Dr David Robie: Two damning and contrasting books about Indonesian colonialism in the Pacific, both by activist participants in Europe and New Zealand, have recently been published. Overall,...