An update on the West Papuan Struggle

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 18:30

The Long Road to Self Determination

West Papua takes its case to the United Nations

Thursday 2nd November 2017, 6.30 for 7 p.m. start

St Francis Cathedral Hall, 65 Wakefield Street, City


Rex Rumakiek : Executive member of the United Liberation Movement for West Papua, ULMWP, who with Benny Wenda, jointly presented a petition signed by 1.8 million West Papuans to the U.N. demanding a new independence referendum. 

Peter Arndt : Executive Officer, Catholic Justice & Peace Commission of Brisbane,who recently visited West Papua and has since issued a report documenting recent military and police intimidation, beatings and torture, kidnapping and murder in West Papua. He also personally presented the report at a U.N. meeting on Human rights in Geneva this year.

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Dave Arkins 8345-4480

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