Category Archives: Kulon Progo Airport Project

Indonesia: Kulon Progo Farmers’ Struggle – Video and Call for International Solidarity

Received on 07.02.18: Short documentary about the farmers’ struggle and organizing against a mining development in Kulon Progo, Indonesia. ENGLISH VERSION INDONESIAN VERSION Kulon Progo is an area in Yogyakarta region of Java, Indonesia, which has been threatened with iron … Continue reading

Posted in Eco-Resistance, Eco-Struggle, Farmers' Struggle, Indonesia, International Solidarity, Java, Kulon Progo, Kulon Progo Airport Project, New Yogyakarta International Airport (NYIA), Videos, Yogyakarta

Indonesia: Chronology/Kronologi (Update on Resistance Against NYIA) (Eng/Indo)

29.08.17: Communities who joined in the refusal (PWPP or Community Against Eviction –  Kulon Progo) against airport development from 08.00 this morning began gathering near heavy equipment located on the border of Glagah-Palian, to block heavy equipment that will excavate coastal … Continue reading

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Indonesia: Update on Resistance to the New Yogyakarkta International Airport (Eng/Indo)

Monday, August 28 at 13.00, heavy equipment escorted by hundreds of police entered the southern farm, displacing citizens’ land and causing damage including land of citizens who refused to build Kulon Progo airport (NYIA). Prior to this there had been … Continue reading

Posted in Direct Action, Environmental Struggle, Indonesia, Kulon Progo, Kulon Progo Airport Project, Stop NYIA, Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta, Indonesia: Banner drop Against the Construction of Kulon Progo Airport

Received on 23.06.17: KULON PROGO’S MEGAPROJECT, NYIA, AND PEASANTs/COMMUNITY RESISTANCE 1: Banner-dropping action held yesterday during 5 in the morning on the train bridge Kewek, Yogyakarta, near Malioboro (A tourists area). Banner resisting airport construction in the Kulon Progo regions … Continue reading

Posted in Banners, Direct Action, Indonesia, Kulon Progo Airport Project, Yoyakarta