WPRRA Chair: Elimar Gombo Congratulates the ULMWP Achievements

The Chairperson of the West Papua Refugees Relief Association (WPRRA) based in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea congratulates the achievements of the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) at the 50th Pacific Islands Forum Summit in Tuvalu this week. West Papua Refugee relief Association Chairman Elimar Gombo with Blue Shirt and Deputy Chair Soni Yoissi holding his child (red shirt with...

West Papuan refugees ordered to demolish homes in Port Moresby

West Papua Refugee relief Association Chairman Elimar Gombo
On Pacific Beat with Catherine Graue A group of West Papuan refugees who’ve been shunted from place to place around Port Moresby for years have been told they have to move again. The refugees and their families have been living in slum-like conditions for more than a decade while they wait for authorities to fulfil a promise to find them a permanent home. Late last week council officers,...

West Papuan refugees allocated Port Moresby land for settlement

West Papuan Refugees with Mr. Bwnny Wenda
By Asia Pacific Report – Source: https://eveningreport.nz/ By Nadia Marai in Port Moresby About 10ha of land has been allocated to West Papuan refugees to resettle at Red Hills in the Papua New Guinean capital Port Moresby suburb of Gerehu. The land was secured through consultations between the traditional land owners, the West Papua Relief Association and the National Capital...

West Papuan refugees set for resettlement

West Papuan refugees set for resettlement
By NAOMI WASE, The National PNG West Papuan refugees living in Port Moresby will finally have a place to resettle. The Government, through NCD Governor Powes Parkop, has allocated them 10 hectares of land at Red Hills in Gerehu, Port Moresby. More than 200 West Papuan families who lived in Hohola, Rainbow and Waigani settlements are starting to clear the allocated land to build their homes. West...