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February 19, 2020

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Freedom of Information & The Press
International Federation of Journalists Statement - February 19, 2020

Mohammad Sadli Saleh, the chief editor of Liputanpersada.com was arrested for publishing an article covering alleged corruption connected to road construction in Central Buton district

February 12, 2020

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
United Liberation Movement for West Papua - February 12, 2020

[Speech delivered by Chairman of the ULMWP, Benny Wenda, during the Foreign Ministers & Senior Officials meeting of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG), held in Suva from February

February 9, 2020

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Australian West Papua Association (Sydney) Media Release - February 9, 2020

The Indonesian president, Mr Joko Widodo is visiting Australia and is expected to deliver an address to a joint sitting of parliament in Canberra on Monday the 10th.

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Amnesty International Statement - February 9, 2020

Amnesty International Australia and Indonesian human rights lawyer Veronica Koman urge the Australian government to raise the human rights situation in West Papua during bilateral talk

January 31, 2020

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Freedom of Information & The Press
Mongabay - January 31, 2020

Philip Jacobson, an award-winning American editor for the non-profit environmental news site Mongabay, was deported from Indonesia today, January 31, 45 days after authorities in the c

January 23, 2020

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Freedom of Information & The Press
International Federation of Journalists Statement - January 23, 2020

Philip Jacobson, an editor of environmental science website Mongabay, was arrested on January 21, 2020, on suspicion of "visa violations" in Indonesia.

January 22, 2020

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Freedom of Information & The Press
Committee to Protect Journalists Statement - January 22, 2020

Bangkok – Indonesian authorities should immediately release journalist Philip Jacobson and drop any criminal charges against him, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Freedom of Information & The Press
International Press Institute Statement - January 22, 2020

The International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and owners, has urged Indonesia to immediately release journalist Philip Jacobson, who works as a

January 17, 2020

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Freedom of Information & The Press
International Federation of Journalists Statement - January 17, 2020

An online journalist was physically assaulted and threatened by gunpoint for his coverage of a transport company in Aceh on January 4.

January 14, 2020

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Human Rights Watch News Release - January 14, 2020

Abusive laws proposed, minorities face persistent harassment

January 2, 2020

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Political Prisoners & Wrongful Imprisonment
FRI-WP/AMP Statement - January 2, 2020

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December 24, 2019

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
United Liberation Movement for West Papua Statement - December 24, 2019

Twenty-nineteen has been the worst year on record for the people of West Papua. They cannot enjoy their Christmas this year.

December 13, 2019

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Freedom of Information & The Press
International Federation of Journalists - December 13, 2019

Police officers grabbed the phone of IDN Times journalist Helmi Shemi, deleting his footage of the Jakarta protests on Human Rights Day.

December 6, 2019

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Political Prisoners & Wrongful Imprisonment
Human Rights Watch News Release - December 6, 2019

The list of political prisoners in Indonesia's West Papua and Papua provinces is growing higher, as at least 110 people were arrested for raising the Papuan national flag over the week

November 29, 2019

Statements ›› West Papua ›› International Solidarity
Australia West Papua Association (Sydney) Media Release - November 29, 2019

The Australia West Papua Association thanks the Inner West Council in Sydney for supporting the raising of the West Papuan National Flag on its Leichhardt Town Hall today, 29 November

November 28, 2019

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Political Prisoners & Wrongful Imprisonment
Human Rights Watch News Release - November 28, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesian authorities should drop treason charges and release at least 22 activists detained since August 2019 for peaceful acts of free expression concerning Papua, Human R

November 17, 2019

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Health & Education
Indonesian Students National Action Committee - November 17, 2019

Ian Ahong – November 17 is the commemoration of International Student Day.

November 14, 2019

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› International Solidarity
GEBRAK - November 14, 2019

The Labour Movement With the People (GEBRAK) strongly condemns the coup d'etat in Bolivia against the government of Evo Morales.

November 4, 2019

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Deforestation & Forest Fires
Forest Peoples Programme Press Release - November 4, 2019

Bangkok – Human Rights violations by one of the world's biggest palm oil suppliers, Wilmar International, and its subsidiaries and suppliers in West Sumatra have been revealed in a new

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Land & Agrarian Conflicts
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) News Release - November 4, 2019

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls for an independent investigation to identify the perpetrators and instigators of the brutal murders of two journalists who reported allegations of

October 29, 2019

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
United Liberation Movement for West Papua Statement - October 29, 2019

President Jokowi has made another trip to West Papua, treating it as a holiday home whilst the Indonesian military kill and torture us like animals.

October 28, 2019

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Protests & Popular Resistance
Indonesia Calling Statement - October 28, 2019

The betrayal of the mandate of reformasi – the political reform movement that began in 1998 – has angered Indonesia's youth, students and the ordinary people.

October 23, 2019

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) Media Release - October 23, 2019

The Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) has awarded the Sir Ronald Wilson Human Rights Award to Indonesian lawyer and human rights defender Veronica Koman for her

October 18, 2019

Statements ›› Indonesia ›› Labour & Migrant Workers
International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) Statement - October 18, 2019

A former journalist with Berita Satu TV won an important case for workers' rights in Indonesia, with his former employee ordered to pay severance and pending salary on October 9.

October 12, 2019

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Director at Papua Language Institute (PLI) - October 12, 2019

Open letter to: