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21 Jan 2015
TAPOL

TAPOL is a extended the deadline for our new Coordinator vacancy, to reach as many applicants as possible. We're looking for a highly motivated individual with a genuine commitment to human rights and democracy in Indonesia, to lead this well known and respected human rights campaign.

Tagged: TAPOL
14 Jan 2015
Utikini: Dozens arrested and hundreds flee homes

Dozens have reportedly been arrested in Timika and hundreds fled to the forest following the shooting of two police officers and one Freeport security staff member.

Tagged: Police, West Papua
13 Jan 2015
Researcher vacanacy

TAPOL is pleased to announce a vacancy for a new post of Researcher to support an exciting action research project on self-determination conflicts. For details on the role and how to apply, please read on.

Tagged: TAPOL
30 Nov 2014
'As if We're Half Animals' Filep Karma on racism and resistance

Today on the 10th anniversary of his incarceration, political prisoner Filep Karma publishes his new book ‘As If We’re Half Animals,’ a powerful and damning account of repression, racism and resistance.

Tagged: Act of Free Choice, Freedom of Expression, Indigenous Rights, Justice and Trials, Political Prisoners, West Papua
26 Nov 2014
TAPOL calls for action on Bloody Yotefa case

Following a civil society investigation into the Bloody Yotefa case on 2 July 2014, today TAPOL called on the UN Special Procedures to intervene to ensure an independent investigation, safety of the surviving victims, justice and the right to remedy for the victims. 

Tagged: Police, Torture, West Papua
13 Nov 2014
Kimanus and Linus to be moved to Abepura prison

After over ten years in jail, Papuan political prisoners Linus and Kimanus are to be transferred from Nabire to Abepura prison, far from their families.

Tagged: Political Prisoners, West Papua

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