Human Rights

Human Rights issues in West Papua and across Melanesia

West Papuans not yet a minority in homeland

New statistics on the ethnic composition of Indonesia’s Papua region indicate that the indigenous West Papuans are not yet the minority there. This is despite research following the 2010 national census which extrapolated that Papuans made up around 48 percent of the entire population as the growth of the non-Papuan population soared. The Indonesian Statistics […]