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West Papuan Refugees with Mr. Bwnny Wenda
West Papuan Refugees with Mr. Bwnny Wenda Today is July 17th, 2019, the date when the Chairman of the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) and the Secretary-General of The Koteka Tribal Assembly (Dewan Musyawarah Masyarakat Adat Koteka – DeMMAK) is celebrating the day when One of the West Papuan Refugees since 2000, Mr. Benny Wenda who right now lives in the United Kingdom as...

Papua New Guinea: Caritas and Don Bosco Technical School partner to provide scholarships to refugees from West Papua

School partner to provide scholarships to refugees from West Papua
REPORTfrom Caritas Published on 04 Jul 2019 —View Original (MissionNewswire) The Refugee Livelihood Program, a program for the refugee population of West Papua, an Indonesian Province on the island of New Guinea, is a collaboration of Caritas of Papua New Guinea and the Don Bosco Technical School in Gabutu, near Port Moresby, the capital city of Papua New Guinea. The West Papuan...

West Papuan Refugees Living In PNG Receive Education Scholarships

School partner to provide scholarships to refugees from West Papua
Twenty West Papuan refugees were awarded education scholarships through the Caritas PNG Humanitarian aid programme in partnership with Don Bosco Technical School. The recipients were the first to receive the support when the scholarship was launched at a seminar on Friday at the Catholic Bishops Conference in Port Moresby. The scholarships will allow these students to attend short courses that run...

Flag of West Papua flies outside Lithgow Council | Photos

Patianus Kogoya, Roger Bowen and Lithgow's Anthony Craig with the Morning Star flag of West Papua outside the Lithgow City Council offices on Friday, December 1. Picture: HOSEA LUY
Hosea Luy The Morning Star flag of West Papua was hoisted alongside its Australian and Australian Aboriginal counterparts outside the Lithgow City Council offices on Friday, December 1. Lithgow resident Anthony Craig decided to make the stand to bring attention to what he has previously described as the “slow-motion genocide” of the people of West Papua. Mr Craig is also...

Local nurse organises conference on West Papua

Patianus Kogoya, Roger Bowen and Lithgow's Anthony Craig with the Morning Star flag of West Papua outside the Lithgow City Council. Picture: HOSEA LUY
Phoebe Moloney Lithgow resident and local nurse Anthony Craig has organised a series of speakers to present at Lithgow Workmen’s Club on an issue close to his heart.  Three speakers, including Walkley-award winning journalist Mark Davis, will take the stage at a forum on West Papua on Saturday, February 3.  The speakers will be addressing the conflict and human rights abuses in...

West Papuan Refugees in PNG

Sydney October 7, 2016 / Issue 1113 Australia About 50 people rallied on October 2 in a show of solidarity with the peoples of West Papua, and to protest the ongoing genocide and dispossession that has been carried out by a rapacious Indonesian state against the Indigenous population since the 1960s. After some spirited speeches, including by members of the small local West Papuan community...