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September 13, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Jakarta Globe - September 13, 2019

Nur Yasmin, Jakarta – Indonesia restated the progress it has made on human rights, especially in dealing with the security situation in Papua, during a meeting at the United Nations Of

September 9, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Radio New Zealand - September 9, 2019

Human Rights Watch is demanding Indonesia urgently investigate the deaths of Papuans killed during protests across the country.

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Radio New Zealand - September 9, 2019

The UN Human Rights Commissioner Michelle Bachelet says her office has so far been unable to secure a trip to Indonesia's West Papua.

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Jakarta Globe - September 9, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Indonesian representatives have approached the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva to clarify what they say is "distorte

September 6, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
KBR - September 6, 2019

Dian Kurniati, Jakarta – The Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (Kontras) is calling on President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo to rid his cabinet and administration of alle

September 5, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Radio New Zealand - September 5, 2019

The UN Human Rights Commissioner has urged Indonesian authorities to engage in dialogue with West Papuans about their aspirations.

August 31, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Radio New Zealand - August 31, 2019

An Australia-based human rights group has condemned the fatal shooting of West Papuan protesters by Indonesian security forces this week.

August 24, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Tempo - August 24, 2019

Ahmad Faiz Ibnu Sani, Jakarta – Papuan students across the country have allegedly experienced 33 human rights violations since 2018, according to Director of Legal Aid Institute (LBH)

August 23, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Coconuts Bali - August 23, 2019

Along with thousands of Indonesians who have taken part in protests throughout the country this week condemning mistreatment and racial abuse against Papuan citizens, dozens of college

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Australian West Papua Association (Sydney) - August 23, 2019

Senator the Hon Marise Payne
Minister for Foreign Affairs
PO Box 6100
Senate, Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

23 August 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Nikkei Asian Review - August 23, 2019

Erwida Maulia, Jakarta – Viral videos of soldiers and security officers racially abusing Papuan students have triggered a fresh wave of violence and revived calls for independence in I

August 21, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Jakarta Post - August 21, 2019

Jakarta – The United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) has called once again for the United Nations to visit Papua and West Papua following the racial abuse that sparked wides

August 20, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Tempo - August 20, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) researcher on Papuan studies, Rosita Dewi, assessed the non-completion of several cases regarding human rights violations

August 16, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Tempo - August 16, 2019

Budiarti Utami Putri, Jakarta – House of Representatives (DPR) speaker Bambang Soesatyo touched on the incompletion of severe human rights violation cases during his opening speech at

August 9, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Tempo - August 9, 2019

Budiarti Utami Putri, Jakarta – Human Rights Watch researcher Andreas Harsono expressed the organization's disappointment to President Jokowi on the human rights situation in Indonesia

August 1, 2019

News ›› Aceh ›› Human Rights & Justice
JusticeInfo.net - August 1, 2019

Galuh Wandita – An older woman spoke haltingly into a microphone, her hands trembling from the memory: "They beat my whole body, my eyes and hands were tied.

July 23, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Jakarta Globe - July 23, 2019

Jakarta – The Indonesian Sustainable Palm Oil Law has done much to push the industry towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, specifically on human rights.

July 16, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Tempo - July 16, 2019

Fikri Arigi, Egi Adyatama and Rosseno Aji, Jakarta – The recent speech delivered by president-elect Joko "Jokowi" Widodo entitled "Visi Indonesia" garnered a number of criticism from h

July 1, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
La Croix - July 1, 2019

Veni Mahuze, Jayapura – After the death of co-founder Father Neles Tebay in April, the Papuan Peace Network (PPN) sought a replacement who would also be passionately committed to facil

June 30, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
The ASEAN Post - June 30, 2019

Sheith Khidhir – Last Tuesday, an Indonesian military spokesman was reported as saying that any use of child soldiers by Papuan independence fighters would be a violation of human righ

June 26, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Coconuts Jakarta - June 26, 2019

The Indonesian police received quite a bit of praise for the restraint they showed during the riots that engulfed parts of Central Jakarta on May 21-23 – sparked by the announcement th

June 25, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Jakarta Post - June 25, 2019

Marguerite Afra Sapiie, Jakarta – Human rights group Amnesty International has claimed that personnel of the National Police's Brigade Mobile (Brimob) tortured at least five people dur

June 23, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Tabloid JUBI - June 23, 2019

Benny Mawel, Jayapura, Jubi – Any forms of violence and human rights violations that continually occurred as well as the failure of the State to fulfil the economic, social and cultura

June 20, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Detik News - June 20, 2019

Haris Fadhil, Jakarta – One of the witnesses that was to be presented by the legal team representing the loosing 02 presidential ticket of Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno, Haris Azhar, h

June 17, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Human Rights & Justice
Tempo - June 17, 2019

Imam Hamdi, Jakarta – The families of people who died during the May 22 post-election rights in Jakarta went to the offices of the Victims and Witness Protection Agency (KPSK) in East