NOTE: Witnesses may be added
Thursday, September 16, 2010
House Hearing on West Papua - Wednesday, September 22, 2010
On Wednesday, September 22, at 3 p.m. (room 2172, Rayburn House Office Bldg), the Asia, the Pacific and the Environment Subcommittee of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs will hold a hearing on West Papua. Come support those testifying. A number of Papuans are coming to DC for the hearing and, in addition to the hearing, will be going to meeting on Capitol Hill. If you can help with these meetings. please let us know.
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES U.S. WASHINGTON, D.C. 20515-0128
Department of State U.S.
Department of Defense U.S.
History Institute of Netherlands
Australia West Papua Association (AWPA)
Asia Advocacy Director
SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING NOTICE
COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN AFFAIRS
ASIA, THE PACIFIC AND THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT
Eni F.H. Faleomavaega (D-AS), Chairman
You are respectfully requested to attend an OPEN hearing of the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and the Global Environment, to be held in Room 2172 of the
(and available live, via the WEBCAST link on the Committee website at http://www.hcfa.house.gov): Rayburn House Office Building
DATE: Wednesday, September 22, 2010
TIME: 3:00 p.m.
SUBJECT: Crimes Against Humanity: When Will Indonesia's Military Be Held Accountable for Deliberate and Systematic Abuses in West Papua
Mr. Joseph Y. Yun
Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary
Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs
Mr. Robert Scher
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for South and
Asian and Pacific Security Affairs
Pieter Drooglever, Ph.D.
Mr. Octovianus Mote
West Papua Action Network
Papua Resource Center
Mr. Henkie Rumbewas
Mr. Nicholas Simeone Messet
Mr. Salamon Maurits Yumame
Head of FORDEM (The Democratic Forum)
S. Eben Kirksey, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor
City University of New York
Sophie Richardson, Ph.D.
Human Rights Watch