Manus Island refugees offered Port Moresby move

A photo of the note. Photo: Shaminda Kanapathi
RNZ POM – Refugees detained on Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island have been offered relocation to Port Moresby by the PNG government. A photo of the note. Photo: Shaminda Kanapathi A note posted in refugee compounds on the island said they would be provided with residential accommodation in the capital and financial support to relocate. Once there, they would continue...

Pengungsi Asal Sudan Di Pulau Manus Terima Penghargaan HAM Di Swiss

Abdul Aziz Muhama telah bersikap kritis mengenai apa yang dia sebut sebagai kondisi 'kejam dan tidak manusiawi' di Pulau Manus. (AP: Martial Trezzini)
Koresponden PNG Natalie WhitingPosted 14 February 2019 at 9:04 pm Abdul Aziz Muhama telah bersikap kritis mengenai apa yang dia sebut sebagai kondisi ‘kejam dan tidak manusiawi’ di Pulau Manus. (AP: Martial Trezzini) Seorang pengungsi asal Sudan telah diterbangkan dari Pulau Manus menuju Jenewa untuk menerima penghargaan hak asasi manusia bergengsi. Abdul Aziz Muhamat dianugerahi...

Resettlement in PNG was never a viable option

WATNA MORI. https://www.lowyinstitute.org/ When funding stops for the Manus Island refugees, so does the ability to care. In mid-2015 I was approached to work as a claims assistance provider at the Manus Regional Processing Centre. Initially, I was hesitant because I did not want to be part of an arrangement I believed was morally, if not legally, reprehensible. The processing of asylum seekers...

Pengungsi West Papua di PNG diminta ajukan status kewarganegaraan

These children at Blackwara camp are now in custody from Operation Sunset Merona burnt down 19 houses in a dawn raid – photo UNHCR
Port Moresby, Jubi – Pengungsi West Papua di Papua Nugini (PNG) didorong oleh para pejabat negeri itu untuk mendaftarkan status kewarganegaraannya. Minggu lalu Otoritas Layanan Kewarganegaraan dan Imigrasi PNG mengajak seluruh rakyat West Papua yang tinggal di wilayah kepulauan Nugini untuk membangun kontak. Saat ini disebutkan sebagai tahap terakhir dalam proyek mendaftarkan dan memformalkan...