24 Jun 2016

A new report by Papuans Behind Bars (PBB) exposes the Indonesian government’s increased use of arbitrary arrests to shut down protests in West Papua in 2015.


Tagged: Freedom of Expression, West Papua
22 Jun 2016

On June 22nd 2016, an oral statement regarding the human rights situation in West Papua was heldbefore the UN Human Rights Council. The statement was supported by several organisations, including TAPOL

Tagged: Freedom of Expression, UN, West Papua
29 Apr 2016

A letter to Minister of Politics, Law and Security Affairs by Amnesty International, ETAN, TAPOL and Watch Indonesia! to urge the Minister to take the important steps necessary to ensure that the national symposium on the 1965 tragedy, held in Jakarta on April, leads to justice, truth and reparation for victims. 

Tagged: 1965 massacres, Crimes Against Humanity, Impunity, Transitional Justice
15 Feb 2016
Lord Avebury

Tapol, the British-based campaign for human rights, peace and democracy in Indonesia, wishes to pay deep tribute to Lord Avebury who died on 14 February 2016.

Tagged: Obituary
26 Jan 2016

TAPOL are looking for a Campaigns intern. The intern will support our campaign work by helping to produce advocacy materials, coordinate events and provide administrative support. 

11 Dec 2015

TAPOL, ICP, Franciscans International, VIVAT International-Indonesia, KontraS and LBH Jakarta have urged the UN Special Rapporteurs on Freedom of Expression and Freedom of Assembly to raise the cases of killings, torture, mass arrests and excessive use of force against indigenous Papuans participating in activities commemorating 1 December with the Indonesian government.

Tagged: Demonstrations, Freedom of Expression, Security Forces, West Papua