Archive for the ‘development in West Papua’ Tag

Unicef Finances Papua’s Clean Water Systems

VIVAnews – UNICEF allocates fund of Rp 2.7 billion to help Papua Province in Indonesia develop clean water systems in a number of regencies and municipalities.

In addition, the fund will be channeled to Jayapura, Jayawijaya, Puncak Jaya, Biar Numfor and Jayapura Regency.

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President Yudhoyono working visit to West Papua

Almost all national newspapers in Indonesia made a long report on President Yudhoyono working visit to West Papua. In contrast none of Free West Papua propaganda did upload the report of President Yudhoyono visit to West Papua in their website. In order to be balance, Papua Story thinks it worth to be noted that there are so many positive developments in West Papua. Attention from Indonesian President to West Papua is one of many other facts that the central government of Indonesia cares about West Papuan people.

Here the stories from several sources:

President to visit West Papua

Nethy Dharma Somba , The Jakarta Post , Manokwari | Thu, 01/22/2009 1:49 PM | The Archipelago

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will officiate several projects in West Papua province during his visit Thursday to Mansinam Island in Doreh Bay, just off the coast from the provincial capital Manokwari. Continue reading