A Number of Elements in Manokwari Holds A Fundraising for the Flood Victims in Sentani

A number of elements in Manokwari Regency, West Papua, are competing to hold a fundraising action for victims of the Sentani-Jayapura flood in Papua Province. Not only students, the activity was also carried out by the Indonesian Journalists Association (PWI), the Indonesian Women’s Journalists Forum (FJPl), South Sulawesi Family Harmony (KKSS) and a number of other elements. This action was carried out at different times and places, such as the

Separatism, Development and Embodiment of "Welfare State"

Until today separatism, which is a notion or movement to separate from the Indonesia, still sounds loud in West Papua. At present, West Papua consists of two provinces namely Papua and West Papua (formerly Irian and West Irian). The movement to establish their own country stems from the process of integration of West Irian as the territory of Indonesia. Most of these actions and actions do not gain attention from

History Proves West Papua Has Been Indonesia Since the Proclamation of Independence

Not many West Papuans know that when members of the Investigation Agency for the Indonesian Independence Preparatory Efforts (BPUPKI) convened on July 14, 1945, the founding fathers of the Indonesian state had determined that West Papua would also become an Indonesian territory which would declare its independence some time later. In the book Minutes of the Session of the Indonesian Institute of Indonesian Independence Preparatory Efforts (BPUPKI) issued by the