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STAND WITH SEPIK PEOPLES IN CALLING FOR WORLD HERITAGE PROTECTION FOR THE SEPIK RIVER'S RIGHT TO EXIST

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STAND WITH THE PEOPLES OF THE SEPIK RIVER FOR THE UPPER SEPIK RIVER BASIN TO RECEIVE WORLD HERITAGE LISTING

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HOW CAN YOU SUPPORT THE SAVE THE SEPIK CAMPAIGN?

 

1. SHARE THE PETITION AND STAND WITH THE SEPIK PEOPLES

Sign and share the petition with your friends, family and colleagues and show your support for the Sepik Peoples’ and the Sepik River in Papua New Guinea by calling for a ban on the Frieda River Mine and for the Sepik River Basin to receive World Heritage Listing.

2. SHARE THE SEPIK VIDEO ON YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS

Share the Save the Sepik video on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

3. READ AND SHARE THE LETTER FROM TEN UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPORTEURS

Read and share the letter from Ten UN Special Rapporteurs, along with the UN Working Group on Human Rights and Transnational Corporations raising their concerns about the proposed Frieda River mine and the risk of failure of its proposed tailings dam. 

4. READ AND SHARE THE SUPREME SUKUNDIMI DECLARATION

Read and share the Supreme Sukundimi Declaration, a statement made by clan leaders of selected Haus Tambarans, ‘spirit houses’, in 25 villages along more than 1,000 kilometres of the Sepik River in Papua New Guinea (PNG).

5. DONATE TO THE SAVE THE SEPIK CAMPAIGN

Donate now! All donations go to Project Sepik and the campaign on the ground in Papua New Guinea.

 

 

 

 

PAST PETITION

Thank you to the 2477 people that sent a letter to the Conservation and Environment Protection Authority (CEPA), Members of the Environment Council and the Minister of Environment of Papua New Guinea calling for the rejection of the Frieda River mine in the Sepik

MESSAGE FROM PROJECT SEPIK TO SUPPORTERS

“We need to bring this message out to the world: That, this is not only Papua New Guinea’s river and rainforests, but Papua New Guineans are custodians of something that must belong to the world.”

SAVE THE SEPIK CAMPAIGN

LIFE ON THE SEPIK

The Sepik region is one of the most culturally and biodiverse areas on the planet

FRIEDA RIVER MINE

One of the largest known copper and gold deposits in the world

WORLD HERITAGE

Nominating the Sepik regions rich cultural heritage for World Heritage listing

TAKE ACTION

Take Action and Solidarity to call for the Rejection of the Frieda River mine

SAVE THE SEPIK

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