Papua Lobby
All-inclusive dialogue with all stakeholders
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Welcome to Papua Lobby!

foto demonstratie papua's Manifesto Dewan Adat Papua 2-6 July 2007
Stop illegal logging in Papua! | Stop illegale houtkap in Papua!
Thaha AlHamid urges Jakarta to enter into a dialogue | Thaha AlHamid dringt bij Jakarta aan op dialoog
Historical myths and conflict resolution. Debates on the November 2005 study commissioned by the Dutch government on the transfer of power over Dutch New Guinea to Indonesia (1962-3) and the so called Act of Free Choice (1969): Summary of the debates (in Dutch) | Contributions to the debates | Background articles | What the media said (in Dutch)
More declarations of Dewan Adat Papua:
* Appeal from the Indigenous Peoples of Papua to the United Nations
* Communique by the Papua Indigenous Peoples on The non-commitment of the Government of Indonesia in Implementing the Special Autonomy Law for Papua Province as mandated by the people of Indonesia

foto ceremoniële verwelkoming papualeiders Delegation from Papua receives ceremonial welcome during public debate
Forefront left: Thaha AlHamid (sec.-gen. PDP) and Tom Beanal (vice-chairman PDP and chairman DAP)
Photo Bert Ernste - 2005

Papua Lobby, based in The Netherlands, supports the development aspirations of the people of West Papua. It supports the PDP (Presidium of the Papuan Council) by offering a platform outside West Papua for the aspirations of the West Papuan people. The PDP has very wide support in West Papua and aims to achieve the aspirations of the people of West Papua through peaceful dialogue with all stakeholders and the building of a civil society in West Papua.

More about Papua Lobby: Objectives, Who is who, Annual Report 2004 in English or Dutch.

Further reading on West Papua: background and links.

Papua Lobby: [ Front door ] [ Objectives ] [ Who ] [ Contact ] [ Background ] [ Links ]