It is Hard to Relocate Asmat People, What Is The Obstacle?

Living in the hinterland, Asmat people are very difficult to get adequate health facilities. It causing residents in the hinterlands are vulnerable to various disease outbreaks. In this regard, the Regent of Asmat, Elisa Kambu said, is not an easy thing, to fulfill President Joko Widodo’s proposal to move the inland population to a more livable area. This is because the location of the inland residents in Asmat is very

Government Reviews of Distant Settlement Patterns in Papua

Minister of Social Affairs, Idrus Marham, said, the government is making an integrated and comprehensive concept to solve the problems in Papua, including malnutrition in Asmat District. One of the things to consider is to review the pattern of community settlements in Papua. According to Idrus, the idea to create a closer settlement pattern emerged. “The intended relocation is to collect houses that have been spread,” Idrus said in Jakarta,

Regional Advisory Council of Indonesia Distributes Assistance for Asmat Tribe, Papua

The Extraordinary Incidence of Measles and Malnutrition that occurred in the District of Asmat, Papua became the concern of all the people of Indonesia. Seeing this, Regional Advisory Council of Indonesia (DPD RI) through Committee III in its supervisory function also channeled the assistance directly to victims of measles and malnutrition that currently struck Asmat District of Papua, Sunday (28/1). Attending the handover of social assistance and caring of love