Press Releases

15 Jul 2018

PRESS RELEASE Jaringan Masyarakat Sipil


Civilians under crossfire in Nduga Regency, Papua, and demands for curtailing potential abuses of human rights


6 Sep 2017


6 September 2017

Indonesia: Government must make public the 2005 fact-finding report on Munir’s case

22 Mar 2017

Today, the Advocacy Team for Citizen Freedom, have submitted a petition to the Constitutional Court for a Judicial Review of Makar articles in the Criminal Code against the 1945 Constitution of the Republic of Indonesia. 

27 Jul 2016

Three human rights groups, TAPOL, ETAN, and Watch Indonesia!, today criticized President Joko (Jokowi) Widodo’s appointment of former Indonesian Military (TNI) commander General (Ret.) Wiranto as Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs.

24 Jun 2016

At the launch of Papuans Behind Bars 2015 report, ‘Rising voices, rising arrests: A look at West Papua in 2015’, TAPOL urges the Government of Indonesia to take meaningful actions in-line with their international human rights commitments  towards ending arbitrary arrests, torture, and ill-treatment of detainees, as well as to address ongoing impunity within the security forces.

23 Sep 2015

On 30 September 2015, Indonesia will mark the 50th anniversary of the 1965 mass human rights violations, a dark stain in the country’s history.