Saturday, June 27, 2015
West Papuan activist Wiwince Pigome was one of the speakers and explained the so called "Act of Free Choice" whereby West Papua was integrated into Indonesia was in fact an "Act of No Choice" conducted under military rule.
Rebecca Meckleburg spoke about the history of solidarity activity in Australia and the emergence of resistance to the Suharto dictatorship in the 1990s. Muhammad Ridha from the Working People's Party (PRP) of Indonesia spoke about the limits of the current reformasi period.
The meeting finished with a message of solidarity (below) for the West Papuan independence movement.