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Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity

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March 31, 2021

Vanuatu Daily Post - March 31, 2021

Len Garae – The Executive Committee of the United Liberation Movement of West Papua (ULMWP) has welcomed the Melanesian Spearhead Group Virtual Meeting with Port Vila MSG Secretariat an

March 5, 2021

Asia Pacific Report - March 5, 2021

The Australia West Papua Association (AWPA) has called on the Australian government to stop trying to keep Papua off the agenda at the Pacific Islands Forum and "strenuously support" Pa

Australia West Papua Association (Sydney) Statement - March 5, 2021

The Australia West Papua Association congratulates the Pacific Islands Forum Secretary General, Meg Taylor on her statement to the 46th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Februar

October 8, 2020

Radio New Zealand - October 8, 2020

The chair of the Pacific Islands Forum, Tuvalu Prime Minister Kausea Natano, says it's vital there is open and constructive dialogue on the human rights situation in West Papua.

October 6, 2020

The Diplomat - October 6, 2020

Joshua Mcdonald – The chair of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF), Tuvalu Prime Minister Kausea Natano, has written to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachel

May 22, 2020

Vanuatu Daily Post - May 22, 2020

Len Garae – Chairman of Vanuatu West Papua Association and Unification Committee (VWPAUC), Pastor Alan Nafuki has confirmed that all relevant West Papua related documents to brief the

April 22, 2020

Radio New Zealand - April 22, 2020

West Papua's Independence movement has congratulated Vanuatu's new government on its parliamentary election.

March 20, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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