Papua is already free, rights protected

  Old article on Papua by Indonesian diplomat Sade Bimantara from Jakarta Post published on Monday, May 9 2016   Reading the stories and claims put forward by a group calling itself the United Liberation Movement for West Papua ( ULMWP ) is like reading a piece of fiction. There are so many mistakes and outrageous claims by…

Papuan students receive US scholarships

Originally published in Jakarta Post | Friday, September 16 2016 | 01:01 pm The American Indonesian Exchange Foundation (AMINEF) and PT Freeport Indonesia agreed on Thursday to provide scholarships for students from Papua and West Papua to study at community colleges in the US for two semesters through the Community College Initiative (CCI) program. Freeport…