30 Sep 2015

TAPOL joins other humanitarian groups in urging the Government of Indonesia in conducting an impartial investigation for the killings of indigenous Papuan youth between 2006 and September 2015.

4 Aug 2015

TAPOL urges the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders to conduct in-depth monitoring into the deteriorating situation faced by Theo Hesegem, a human rights defender in West Papua.

29 Apr 2015

TAPOL and 51 other NGOs and parliamentarians issue a joint letter to President Jokowi calling for free and open access to Papua for international journalists, humanitarian and human rights NGOs.

29 Apr 2015

TAPOL bersama 51 LSM lain dan anggota parliament keluarkan joint statement kepada Presiden Jokowi menuntut akses ke Papua untuk wartawan internasional, lembaga kemanusiaan dan lembaga HAM.

1 Dec 2014

The preface to 'As if We're Half Animals,' a new book by Papuan political prisoner Filep Karma, written from behind bars in Abepura prison. Elmslie's preface looks at the baffling history of brutality in Papua and asks the question 'Why?' Karma's book provides an explanation, discussing personal experiences of racism since his childhood.

26 Nov 2014

TAPOL calls on the UN special procedures to act on the 40 arbitrary arrests, torture and killings following the Bloody Yotefa incident in Abepura, Papua, pressing Indonesia for a swift and independent investigation of the Yotefa incident and fulfillment of the right to remedy, reparation, restitution, compensation, non-repetition, and punishment of the perpetrators.