Category " Forum for Dignity and Justice in West Papua "

Here you find a list of posts filed under the category Forum for Dignity and Justice in West Papua.

In focus: The black brothers exploiting the land

Eco-diving directives for Raja Ampat

From Thomas Schultze-Westrum on 18.07.2010 at 08:58

A community – related proposal LMA KALANAFAT in collaboration with diving experts, BAPEDA, DINAS WARIWISATA; CAMAT Samate, CAMAT Saonek and CAMAT Misool and other KECEMATAN in the new KAPUPATEN RAJA AMPAT, in close collaboration with the village communities identify the best sites for future diving base camps within the boundaries of Raja Ampat. The proposals […]

Pulau Waigeo, Kabupaten Raja Ampat, West Papua

From Thomas Schultze-Westrum on 21.06.2010 at 16:36

– Teluk Mayalibit Conservation Report This Report was compiled with emphasis on conservation at the village level, following the ECOCULTURE movement without any affiliation to NGO or government organisations. It is being made public at a time when the world community is becoming aware of the devastating effects of forest exploitation in West Papua. And […]

SORONG (PAPUA): A haven for illegal logging – with full government support

From Thomas Schultze-Westrum on 20.06.2010 at 16:28

(This article was first published in and in The Indonesian Conservation News Letter. It was then  distributed over news networks worldwide, in 2002 and 2003) The lobbies of upper class hotels in this provincial town at the Bird Head of Indonesian New Guinea in recent months became the meeting place of East Asia’s logging […]