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Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity

March 20, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Solomon Star News - March 20, 2020

The Leader of Opposition Hon. Matthew Wale on Thursday met with the Spokesperson for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) Mr. Jacob Rumbiak.

March 17, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Vanuatu Daily Post - March 17, 2020

Len Garae – In the latest emergency joint meeting organised by the Executive Committees of United Liberation Movement of West Papua (ULMWP) and Vanuatu West Papua Association and Unifi

March 13, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Vanuatu Daily Post - March 13, 2020

Len Garae – An urgent meeting between the Executives of United Liberation Movement of West Papua (ULMWP) and Vanuatu Free West Papua Association (VFWPA) in Port Vila yesterday, has exp

March 4, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Vanuatu Daily Post - March 4, 2020

Len Garae – The President of the United Liberation Movement of West Papua, Benny Wenda, is confident that the new Vanuatu Government will pick up from where the Charlot Salwai Governme

February 29, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - February 29, 2020

The United Liberation Movement for West Papua remains hopeful it will be granted greater status in the Melanesian Spearhead Group.

February 27, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - February 27, 2020

The governor of Papua New Guinea's capital says a Free West Papua Campaign secretariat will be established in his city.

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

December 14, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Spring Hill Insider - December 14, 2019

Seven Pacific island nations have called for a UN investigation into allegations of human rights abuses in Indonesia's West Papua and Papua provinces, where a separatist movement has s

November 7, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Pina - November 7, 2019

Papua New Guinea Opposition leader Belden Namah has called on Prime Minister James Marape to take Indonesian atrocities in Papua and repeated border violations to the United Nations an

October 11, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
The National (PNG) - October 11, 2019

National Capital District Governor Powes Parkop is leading non-government organisations, the PNG Council of Churches, students, disciplined forces and others in the city to petition th

September 30, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - September 30, 2019

Vanuatu's prime minister has again pressed the United Nations General Assembly over human rights abuses in West Papua.

September 11, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - September 11, 2019

The governor of Papua New Guinea's capital has promised more public action regarding West Papua.

September 9, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
PNG Facts - September 9, 2019

Port Moresby Governor Powes Parkop has commended the hundreds of Papua New Guineans who turned up this morning at the Jack Pidik Park in Port Moresby to show their support for West Pap

September 4, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Asia Pacific Report - September 4, 2019

Pacific Media Watch – Fijian police have reportedly cautioned the Pacific Conference of Churches Secretariat from flying the Morning Star – the West Papuan flag of Independence – on pr

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Pacific Conference of Churches - September 4, 2019

Police have cautioned the Pacific Conference of Churches Secretariat for hoisting the Morning Star flag on private property in Fiji's capital, Suva.

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Asia Pacific Report - September 4, 2019

Pacific Media Watch – The New Caledonian-based Kanak and Socialist National Liberation Front or FLNKS has condemned the ongoing human rights violations in West Papua and has called for

September 3, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - September 3, 2019

Papua New Guinea has reiterated a call for UN representatives to visit West Papua amid widespread protests.

September 2, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Vanuatu Daily Post - September 2, 2019

The Vanuatu Civil Society, led by the Vanuatu Association of Non-Government Organization (VANGO) has called on the Government to urgently meet with the Melanesian Spearhead Group leade

August 29, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - August 29, 2019

Jamie Tahana – As thousands of Papuans took to the streets for a second week of mass demonstrations, Pacific leaders have conceded that, to date, their stance on West Papua has achieve

August 24, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
PNG Facts - August 24, 2019

Papua New Guinea's Port Moresby Governor Powes Parkop has strongly called on the President of the Republic of Indonesia Joko Widodo not to take Papuans for granted.

August 16, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
The Guardian - August 16, 2019

Kate Lyons in Funafuti and Ben Doherty – The United Nations high commissioner for human rights should investigate the deteriorating human rights situation in West Papua within a year,

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Islands Business - August 16, 2019

Nic Maclellan in Funafuti, Tuvalu – Members of the Pacific Islands Forum have urged Indonesia to take action on human rights violations in West Papua, and strongly encouraged Jakarta t

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - August 16, 2019

Leaders of Pacific Islands Forum countries and territories want Indonesia to allow a team from the UN Human Rights Commissioner's office to visit West Papua soon.

August 14, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - August 14, 2019

Indonesia has complained to the Pacific Islands Forum secretariat over West Papuan leader Benny Wenda's participation at this year's Forum summit.

August 12, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
The Guardian - August 12, 2019

Ben Doherty – Human rights violations and political independence in West Papua are set to command debate at this week's Pacific Islands Forum (PIF), where Papuan independence leader Be