UN on West Papua

UN CESCR’s Concluding Observations on Indonesia in March 2024 E/C.12/IDN/CO/2

This official document presents the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights’ detailed review of Indonesia’s efforts and obstacles in implementing economic, social, and cultural rights. It encompasses legislative developments, environmental concerns, and the protection of human rights, offering a thorough analysis and recommendations based on the committee’s 75th session findings.

UN Special Adviser on Genocide concerned about human rights situation in West Papua

On 4 July 2023, UN Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide, Ms. Alice Wairimu Nderitu, (see photo on top, source: screenshot) in her opening remarks during the 22nd Meeting, 53rd Regular Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland, expressed concerns regarding the human rights situation in the easternmost provinces in Indonesia.