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PEREMPUAN AMAN ORGANIZED RAKERNAS III

Bogor-Minggu, 03/12/17 PEREMPUAN AMAN III National Working Meeting was held at Arch Hotel Bogor. This year, RAKERNAS activity was attended by 31 representative participants from several regions. The theme of RAKERNAS III PEREMPUAN AMAN  was “Strengthening the Leadership of Indigenous Women to Actualize Gender Equality and Justice.” The activity was opened by singing the Indonesia …

Indigenous Women’s Initiatives Preserve Natural Wealth

Natural conditions in several regions in Indonesia are increasingly alarming. Many forests and gardens become oil palm plantations. Massive destruction continues. Forests are lost, fields are destroyed, rice fields and cattle fields are gone. Indigenous peoples who used to depend on forest and field products have lost their source of life. Not to mention the …

INDIGENOUS WOMEN & INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AS MAIN SUBJECTS OF SDGs

A Position Paper by PEREMPUAN AMAN on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Bogor, 3 August 2017   ‘Leave No One Behind’ should mean and ensure that no single person is left behind in the realization of the sustainable development   BACKGROUND The United Nations (UN) has estimated the total number of Indigenous persons in the …

PEREMPUAN AMAN’s Stance on the Indigenous Territory Conflict of People of Penunggu

PT Perkebunan Nusantara II (PTPN II) seized again the Indigenous Peoples Penunggu’s territory. Results from monitoring the field yesterday (14/12) showed that PTPN II with apparatus of military or polices, and Pamong Praja leveled the gardens, fields and homes of the People of Penunggu in Kampong Bangun Rejo, Deli Serdang, North Sumatra. The State’s plantation …