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The Rainbow of Wamena, Papua (10 Dec 2008)
It is said that you haven't seen Papua until you travel to Wamena. This may sound like an overstatement. What makes this town, situated at an altitude of 1,600 meters in the heart of the Cyclops Mountains, so special?

Keeping Positive in Papua (9 Dec 2008)
Caritasnews magazine - In 2005, Sophia Wawon was living with the news that she was HIV positive. Fortunately she was put in touch with the Yasanto program and was able to quickly learn how to ensure her own good health.

Positive impact in South Papau (9 Dec 2008)
Caritasnews magazine - December 1st 2008 is World AIDS Day. A day to reflect on the impact of HIV/AIDS and to celebrate the many achievements that have been made in tackling what has become an entrenched global pandemic.

Abepura Bloody incident commemorated (9 Dec 2008)
Cenderawasih Pos - Dozens of people affiliated to Solidarity for Victims of Human Rights Violations gathered on Sunday, 7 December to commemorate the eighth anniversary of the Bloody Incident in Abepura on 7 December 2000.

Extrajudicial killing| human rights defender (5 Dec 2008)
The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has obtained information that Yosias Syet was found dead in his house on 17 October 2008.