March 15, 2019

Jokowi: Trans Papua Road along 3.545 Km Will Be Fully Connected This Year

Trans Papua road that runs from Sorong to Merauke will be fully connected this year. It was said by President Joko Widodo ( Jokowi ) via the video uploaded on his official Instagram account, Thursday (14/3/2019). “If there is no hindrance, this year the road of Trans Papua along 3,545 is fully connected,” said Jokowi who delivered the video. Jokowi conveyed the construction of the Trans Papua road and its border road could not

Raja Ampat Proposes the Community-Based National Park

Raja Ampat Regency of West Papua Province proposes the construction of a national park that can be utilized for community-based tourism development in local districts, said Chairman of the Indigenous Tribe Council of Raja Ampat Kristian Thebu. “Two recommendations include the conversion of the area to support indigenous community-based sustainable development and the proposal of the National Park to be used for community-based tourism development,” he said in Sorong on

JK about KKB: The Operation is Enhanced, but Not the Emergence

Vice President Jusuf Kalla (JK) said the operation status of the crackdown on armed criminal groups ( KKB ) in West Papua must be increased. But increasing the status of the operation does not mean in an emergency. “The operation (crackdown on the West Papua KKB) must certainly be improved, but that does not mean that it must be (upgraded to become an emergency),” JK said at his office, Jalan Medan Merdeka Utara, Central Jakarta,