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Pedalling activist for Papua to ride into Melbourne

Thursday, November 21, 2013
A Canadian activist who has cycled over 10,000 kilometres to raise awareness of the human rights crisis in West Papua is scheduled to arrive in Me ... read more

Australia 'Blind And Deaf' On Papua

Friday, October 04, 2013
The Coalition's tough rhetoric on West Papua is quickly making Australia irrelevant. The Indonesians don't trust us, the West Papua ... read more

PM dismisses human rights concerns in Indonesia

Tuesday, October 01, 2013
The recently elected Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, made his first trip to Indonesia and demonstrated that his Government will be all too ... read more

It's time for some straight talking about human rights in Papua

Sunday, September 29, 2013
The Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, should use his visit to Indonesia on Monday to cast aside the wilful blindness previous Australian governments ha ... read more

Australia turns back on West Papuan asylum seekers

Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Earlier in September, seven Papuans arrived in Australia seeking political asylum ( ... read more

Will Bishop Defend The Freedom Flotilla?

Monday, September 16, 2013
The Freedom Flotilla to West Papua sits in a long tradition of Australians taking a stand for democracy and justice in Indone ... read more

Australia's evolving position on West Papua

Friday, November 30, 2012
VARIOUS solidarity gatherings will be held around the world this weekend to mark the 51st anniversary of the first raising of West Papua ... read more

Rare look inside West Papua screens on Australian television

Thursday, August 30, 2012
The ABC's premier news and current affairs program, 7:30, has aired two reports by Hayden Cooper and Lisa Main which detail recent human rights ab ... read more

Tensions run high in Papua as Amnesty calls for investigation

Monday, July 02, 2012
Amnesty International has called on Indonesian authorities to ensure a prompt, independent and impartial investigation into reports of unnecessary ... read more

Human Rights Watch slams treason charges against Papuan activists

Thursday, March 15, 2012
Leading human rights organisation, Human Rights Watch, has criticised the Indonesian Government for allowing the conviction of five West Papuan ac ... read more