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Footage from the papuan rainforest (5 Dec 2007)
Unique films were launched on the 28th of November showing the impact of forest exploitation upon the people of Papua, Indonesia.

U.S. Congressman in Papua to Assess Conditions (4 Dec 2007)
U.S. Congressman Eni Faleomavaega has been in Papua since Monday to directly assess the latest condition of two provinces after he was granted permission by the Indonesian government.

ASEAN human rights body told to protect members from foreign interference (28 Nov 2007)
A human rights body to be set up by Southeast Asian nations should not intervene in domestic human rights problems, but instead protect countries from foreign meddling, according to confidential recommendations by the region's diplomats.

Papuans Urged Not To Turn HIV/AIDS Problem Into "Political Commodity" (28 Nov 2007)
The secretary of the National AIDS Prevention Commission (KPA), Nafsiah Mboi, has called on all parties in Papua not to make the HIV/AIDS problem in the province a "political commodity."

Congressman allowed to visit Indonesia's Papua (28 Nov 2007)
A U.S. congressman who was previously barred from visiting Indonesia's Papua, arrived in the restive province on Monday to meet with local officials and rights groups, the local police chief said.