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Free West Papua Campaign Newsletter November 2015

A massive thank you to all our supporters around the world. The Free West Papua Campaign was started 10 years ago and has been going from strength to strength ever since. We recently exceeded 200,000 supporters on Facebook and a new All Party Parliamentary Group on West Papua was launched in the British Parliament. Please help us celebrate by raising the Morning Star flag on 1st December and if possible join us in Oxford for a very special celebration on 6th December.

Calling on all supporters around the world to join the Global Flag Raising for West Papua

Calling on ALL our supporters to take part in the biggest global day of action for West Papua. This year on 1st December the Free West Papua Campaign is calling on people all around the world to take pictures of themselves holding or raising the West Papuan Morning Star flag…

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Join us to celebrate 10 years of the Free West Papua Campaign

The Free West Papua Campaign is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its official Oxford launch, and we would like you to join us! The first celebration will coincide with West Papua’s original Independence Day on December the 1st, when the Morning Star flag will be proudly flying high above Oxford Town Hall. The second celebration will be an all-day event on Sunday the 6th of December in the East Oxford Community Centre…

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Human Rights Watch releases damning report on media freedom in West Papua

Human Rights Watch have released an extensive and damning report into the state of media freedom in West Papua. Titled “Something to Hide? Indonesia’s Restrictions on Media Freedom and Rights Monitoring in Papua“, the report details over 25 years of extreme restrictions to journalists and NGOs wishing to work in West Papua.

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New All Party Parliamentarian Group (APPG) on West Papua launched in the British Parliament.

A new All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on West Papua has been launched in the British Parliament. Politicians from the governing and opposition parties yesterday joined together to form the APPG inside the British Parliament. Following the official launch the 1st meeting was held. The APPG on West Papua will regularly be raising the issue of West Papua in the British parliament…

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