Declaration of independence of The Federal Republic Of
West Papua at third papuan people's congresS on
october 19, 2011 by president forkorus yaboisembut

AND accompanied by zadrak taime and edison waromi

In jayapura - capital state of west papua





The Third Papuan Peoples’ Congress established the State of the Federal Republic of West Papua which was held from 16 to 19 October 2011 and attended by more than 20,000 people of West Papua from across the territory of West Papua at the Zakheus Tunas Harapan Padang field Abepura Jayapura-State Capital of West Papua. Despite intense intimidation by thousands of fully equipped Indonesian security forces, the deep hopes of 2.5 million Papuan people were placed in this Congress. This assembly was the highest forum in which our people freely engaged in political decision-making regarding the future of Papua.


The Third Papuan Peoples’ Congress drafted and ratified a Constitution, drafted and ratified a Profile of the State, drafted and ratified a structure of state and governance, drafted and ratified a Profile of the government, set the territory / or borders of the State, approved a national anthem, approved a national Flag and approved of the Currency type.  



The Executive Government of the Federal Republic of West Papua is seeking and pursuing international political recognition from member countries of the United Nations and the United Nations General Assembly and United Nations Security Council will grant us membership and transfer the power from the State of Indonesia to the State of  West Papua under the auspice of a United Nations Peacekeeping Force.



To achieve this vision, We formulated above with the Mission of  the  Executive Government of the Federal Republic of West Papua as follows :

1. Encourage and strengthen the people of West Papua to recognize, acknowledge, and support the President, the Prime Minister, 
    Institutions of State and Government and Political Structure of the
Executive  Government of the Federal  Republic of West Papua.


2. To Strengthen, administer, and run the Executive Government throughout the entire land of West Papua from central to the Province,
    Regency,  municipality, and special area


3. To give a guarantee and Protection for all citizens including Indonesian people and Foreigners who wish to become Citizenship of West Papua by
    safety and freedom from the point of independence onwards freely without getting into doubt/ trouble anymore from now and in the future.

 4. The Federal Republic of West Papua is a peace-loving State which accepts the obligations contained in the present UN Charter and it is able  and
    willing to carry out these obligations.

political structure


Political Structure Of THE
executive government of THE
federal republic of west papua


1.     Customary Assembly (CA)

2.     Papua People’s Representative  Council (PPRC)

3.     President

4.     Prime Minister (PM)

5.     Judicative

6.     West Papua  Army (WPA)

7.     West Papua Federal Police (WPFP)

8.     Cabinet Ministers

9.     Province

10.  Special Area

11.  Regency

         12.  Municipality


We are seeking and pursuing International political recognition of  the independence and sovereignty state of the Federal Republic of West Papua from Member Countries of the United Nations and the United Nations will grant us membership, we upholding 3 main principles :

1.    Mutual acceptance, appreciation, respect, and trust.

2.    Humble.

     3.  Peace with God, peace with ourselves, peace with others, peace with the environment and the universe, and Peace with Papuan ancestors.

      1.  Name of the Nation: West Papua
     2.  Name of the State: The Federal Republic of West Papua
     3.  Symbol of the State
: Crown Bird of Victoria Regia
     4.  National Flag
: Morning Star
     5.  National Anthem
: Oh My Land Papua
     6.  Name and Currency type: West Papua Gulden parity with USD.
     7.  Language: Pidgin (National), Melay (local), English (international) and Mother Tongue
     8.  Permanent Population: 2,500.000 (Two Million and Five Hundreds Thousands)

     9.  State Capital of West Papua: Jayapura Port Numbay


a.  State Philosophy :

Triple Luster of Papua:

1)     Mercy (Caricatos)

2)     Allegiance (Fidelities)

3)     Honest (Justitatis)


b.  Triple Spirit of Melanesian Brotherhood

1)     One People (Unus Populus)

2)     One Soul (Una Anima)

3)     One Solidarity (SolusSolidarita)

4)     Constitution: Enclosed covered by the Profile of the State of West Papua

                                   5)   The System of Jurisdictions/legislation and other equipment: arranged after the specification of the constitution.


1)     President is head of the State 

2)     Prime Minister is head of the Government

3)     Judicative Institution is Supreme Court

4)     Legislative Institution: West Papua People’s Representative Council and  Customary Assembly

5)     Security Defender is West Papúa Army, Navy and Air Force

6)     Public Orderliness is West Papua Federal  Police

7)     Province 

8)     Regency

9)     Municipality

                               10) Special Area


The Border State of the  Republic of Indonesia,  the State of the  Federal Republic of West Papua, and the others were determined at the
Third Papua People’s Congress on  19 October 2011 in Jayapura


The Federal Republic of West Papua is situated on 129 degrees West Longitude bordering with the Republic of Indonesia (Moluccas) on 141 degrees East Longitude bordering with the State of Papua New Guinea and on 2 degrees South Latitude bordering with the State of Philippines, the State of the Republic Palau and the Pacific Ocean and on 9 degrees South Latitude bordering with Australia.

The zones of the State of West Papua are divisible for seven (7) regions with divisions of Residential and Municipalities or Communities (Later Development and Customary Communities). The zones of the State of West Papua that happened because of the later growth referred to as the Later Development Regions, will be regulated by Law. The State of West Papua is a Commonwealth-State in the form of  a Federal.

1.    West  border of West Papua is Gak Island, Moluccas

2.    South border is  Australia.Adi Island  and Arafura sea

3.    North border is Mapia Island

4.    East border is Papua New Guinea.

The Border of West Papua will be negotiated in discussions with neighboring countries under the international standards under the United Nations Convention of the Law of the Sea or otherwise to 12 nautical miles as territorial waters, or to equidistant points (median line) whichever comes first. West Papua’s borders were determined and formalized by the Third Papuan People’s Congress and will be discussed with the neighboring nations under international law at a future date. The territorial border distance is 12 nautical miles or 19, 2020 km from the sovereign territory land to an equidistant point form with neighboring territories thereafter.


As a nation, that possesses features of customary modesty and nobility, we are also very aware of The Love of the Almighty God embodied by Jesus Christ as the Savior of Mankind proclaimed by all prophets and rasuls strengthened with inertly august value and earth of Papua-Melanesia, hence exist implication of the Nation of Papua in the qualifier of life of nation and state obliged to actively have integrity as part of world society.

The reflection of the spirit is mirrored in The Triple   Principle   of Papuan Luster: mercy, allegiance, and honesty, (Caritatis - Fidelitas - Justitatis) in rhythm with 

The Triple Spirit of Melanesian Brotherhood: one man soul-one solidarity (Unus Populus-Una Anima-Solus Solidarita)  placed at 6 star angle. Its singleness becomes 7 correlation identity items from the strength axis that is the Power God the Most Creator of the Earth and Sky epistemologically has correlation cybernetics and re-cyclical in ontologic (elementary), epistemology (torso) and axiologic (fruit of result) traveled.

Immediately after gaining Independence and Sovereignty of the Papua Nation and state as on process declared 19 October 2011, we are determined to build ourselves as a Nation and State by establishing The State of West Papua Constitution. The State of West Papua Constitution consist of  65 sections.


The high Institution of the state and Institution of the Government, the Executive Government of the Federal Republic of West Papua is emergency/or interim governance. It takes full responsibility for implementing some of the resolutions passed at the Congress and establish, strengthen, administering, and running of the Executive Government of the Federal Republic of West Papua throughout the entire land of Papua including institutions of the Legislative and judicative. The Federal Republic of West Papua had adopted a Parliamentary System / or Semi Presidential  System. The main institutions of the state and government are as follows :



Legislative or the power to create laws and policies. West Papuan People’s Representative Council was selected by passing a specified criterion and mechanism. Some members of the West Papuan People’s Representative Council were elected from every element and component of West Papua. Papuan people had elected their own legislative / Parliaments. A number of 108 members of the West Papua People’s Representative Council Central, each Province has a number of 35 members and each Regency and Municipality has 20 members.  Legislative / Parliament has two (2) Legislative Chambers Council namely :

1.  National Chamber: West Papuan People’s Representative Council

2.  Customary Chamber:  Customary Assembly

Chairman Wilson Uruwaya (middle) and Vice Chairman Yafet Inden (right) had ratified 12 Laws of
the Executive Government
 They were accompanied by Vice Minister of Finance  Ham Yesyan  (left)


The Customary Assembly (CA) as a cultural basin got the sovereignty mandate of the original society of Papua passing every delegation of tribes and sub-tribes. The Papua Customary Council was developed from and by customary leaders from tribes and sub-tribes of indigenous people. The Structure Level of the Customary Assembly  is arranged and starts from the Tribes Council and Sub Tribes Council. Papua Customary regional divisible in the seven regional cultures of Papua. Customary Assembly has 60 members.

The Customary Chamber is Customary Assembly. Customary Assembly has a number of 60 members. The Customary Assembly has Seven (7) regions customary and 350 tribes and more than 1000 sub-tribes throughout the entire land of West Papua.  Customary Assembly like U.S.Senate.


Head of the state and sovereignty. The president is selected among customary Leaders from every region of the Customary Council by rotation starting from Region One (1) until Region Seven (7) and rotating again by considering criteria and also passing mechanism agreed on within accordance with the Constitution and custom mechanism.
Function and duties of the President :

1. President functions and undertakes as head of the state and leads  the state   by embracing  a parliamentary system/semi-presidential  system

2.  President and Vice President work under the constitution  as Heads of the State  and sovereignty


The Third Papuan People’s Congress elected both President and Vice President Head of the State on 18 October 2011. President and Vice President and assistants :

1.    President

2.    Vice President