Tag: Human Rights

Sister Mandabayan’s heartbreaking brief reunion with youngest son

It’s been a week since Indonesian police locked her up, and about a week since our reports on her story began, we are happy to report that Sister Mandabayan had finally reunited with her youngest son briefly. Even if it was a brief visit, we are certain it meant a lot to her. The pictures,

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Green and Independent MPs received petition from ULMWP leaders amid chaos in West Papua

By West Papua Human Rights Center, Washington, D. C. Representatives of the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP): Jacob Rumbiak, Rex Rumaikek, and Nadine Rutter of the Dept. of Foreign Affairs Immigration and Trade (DFAIT) of the Federal Republic of West Papua (FRWP), presented the Green and Independent leaders a petition signed by more

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The Lady with 1500 Flags

A story of bravery and patriotism Her name is Sister Mandabayan from West Papua – a known face in the ‘Nonviolent Movement’ against colonialism in West Papua. She’d been working with many ‘Human Rights’ groups in West Papua such as the West Papuan National Authority – a leading organization in the ‘Free West Papua campaign’,

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Persecution of Indigenous Christians in West Papua

Throughout modern history West Papua has been, and still is  part of the Melanesian family of islands in the Pacific, and as such not a part part of Indonesia archipelago. Under fraudulent elections it was taken by the Indonesian government during the 1960s. Its inhabitants are Melanesian and for thousands of years have been blessed

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Public Presentation about the ongoing Crisis In West Papua by Herman Wainggai!

The United Nations Secretary General expressed his condolences to the victims of the flood in West Papua. But there are thousands displaced by Indonesian military operation that the going on in Nduga, West Papua. This is where Indonesian forces are going after indigenous separatists. We are concerned about the potential violation of the human rights

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