PNG Indonesia border reported to be still unsafe
Reports from Papua New Guinea says PNG citizens has been told not to cross the border with Indonesia at the Wutung crossing because it is not safe.
Apr 22, 2014, 09:44
Last night’s Event: Stories of Past, Present and Future Resistance
“This is our struggle now…we are all connected” Benny Wenda, activist in exile from West Papua.
Last night London Mining Network held an event at Amnesty International UK’s office to raise awareness about the human rights and environmental issues linked to large scale mining projects, to garner support and create a plan of action. Six mines, five continents, two companies. This was the observation of John Vidal, the chair of last night’s ‘Stories of Resistance’ event.
Apr 19, 2014, 11:04
Rio Tinto heavily blamed by protesters over 41 mine worker deaths
Protesters and unions from around the world heavily criticise mining company Rio Tinto on Tuesday over alleged lapses in safety leading to the deaths of 41 people and a string of claimed environmental abuses.
Apr 19, 2014, 11:00
‘They turned our mountains into cooking pots’
Communities are bearing witness to damages inflicted by mining giants and targeting annual meetings in London, writes Hazel Healy.
Apr 19, 2014, 10:48
Solomons Opposition MP Backs Proposal For Indonesia Embassy
Sogavare hopes mission will facilitate engagement on West Papua
HONIARA, Solomon Islands (Solomon Star, April 18, 2014) – East Choiseul MP Manasseh Sogavare has supported government proposal to establish an embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Apr 19, 2014, 10:22