West Papua Landslide

Landslide in Indonesia kills 10

January 18, 2008 Free West Papua 0

BBC News, Tuesday, 15 January 2008, 16:18 GMT A landslide in the Indonesian province of Papua has killed at least 10 people, including a six-month-old baby, local officials say. Heavy rain triggered a landslip that […]

West Papua Democratisation

Let Democratisation Spread in West Papua

January 1, 2008 Free West Papua 0

West Papuan leaders have requested talks with Jakarta to discuss greater autonomy, and increased democratisation for their region, which would fall in line with positive developments throughout the archipelago. A resolution of the decades-long conflict […]

West Papua

West Papua Special Treatment

December 14, 2007 Free West Papua 0

  West Papua: Special TreatmentBy: Erica VowlesWednesday 22 August 2007The rights and revenue that were supposed to flow from West Papua’s Special Autonomy Law — implemented by the Indonesian Government in 2001 — are yet […]

West Papua

West Papua

December 12, 2007 Free West Papua 5

West Papua province (Indonesian: Papua Barat) is a province of Indonesia. It covers the two western peninsulas of the island of New Guinea, Bird’s Head Peninsula and Bomberai Peninsula, along with nearby islands. The province is bordered to the north by the Pacific Ocean, to […]

Papua Province

Papua Province

December 12, 2007 Free West Papua 51

Papua province is the largest and easternmost province of Indonesia, comprising most of Western New Guinea. It is bordered by the state of Papua New Guinea to the east, the province of West Papua to the west, the Pacific Ocean to the north, and the Arafura Sea to […]

Democracy in West Papua

But is it democratic?

December 8, 2007 Free West Papua 0

The following article is about Democracy in West Papua Indonesian democrats have mixed feelings about Papua’s independence Stanley To what extent has democratisation at the centre benefited Papua? When Habibie took over from Suharto, Papuans […]

Suebu on Global Warming

Suebu on Global Warming

December 6, 2007 Free West Papua 1

Indonesia’s Papua Governor Barnabas Suebu during an interview with Reuters in Nusa Dua, Bali island December 5, 2007. Indonesia’s Papua offers seven million hectares of pristine rainforest under a pay-and-preserve plan to help the world […]

Stay safe in Papua

Stay Safe in Papua

November 7, 2007 Free West Papua 0

The Free Papua Movement (Organisasi Papua Merdeka or OPM) continues to terrorise the people in Papua and West Papua. Despite their low level insurgency, their violent method of action has caused the people live in […]

True Hero of West Papua

True Hero of West Papua

September 5, 2007 Free West Papua 1

BARNABAS SUEBU, the Governor of Papua, works for West Papuan people and peacefully channels West Papuan aspirations to the central Government of Indonesia which has legally and helpfully developed the land of WEST PAPUA, for […]

Papuan Traditional Dance

Papuan Traditional Dance

July 5, 2007 Free West Papua 0

Papua is a province in Indonesia that has abundant natural resources and strong connection with their culture. One of the most obvious culture expression of Papuan is traditional dance. A traditional dance is often used […]