Photo: The community showing an official record signed by customary leaders and participants
The meeting, which started at 10.00 WIT (Eastern Indonesian Time), was held as a follow-up to a result of a mutual agreement made on April 20, 2021 regarding the completion of Grievance of TSE Group No. C20201127 Chapter IX Article 10 Section (2). The agreement states that a deliberate discussion on a plasma plantation in the company area would be held on May 20, 2021.
The meeting was held due to the initiative of the customary community themselves and was attended by Amos Ndiken as the meeting coordinator and a number of customary leaders. Meanwhile, the Taga-epe Customary Leader, Imanuel Mahuze acted as the chairman of the meeting and Pastor Anselmus Amo, who is the Director of Diocese and Peace Secretariat (SKP) at the Archdiocese of Merauke (KAME) served as the mediator.
Representatives of the Customary Community Council (LMA) of Merauke Regency also attended the meeting as supervisors, namely the Head of LMA of Merauke Regency, Frederikus Mahuze and the Secretary of Customary Land Rights at the LMA of Merauke Regency, Timotius Gedi.
The meeting ended at 20.00 WIT with the conclusion that the customary community agreed and approved by way of customary discussion that a plasma plantation will be built according to the map of the location of DP’s plasma plantation. The official record of the meeting result was read out by the coordinator and chairman of the meeting, which was then signed by each clan chief, customary leader, and other participants. (Christian/PPA Humas S&C/TSE Group)