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Jennifer Robinson

Is a London based Human Rights and Media Law Lawyer. Ms. Robinson has defended political prisoner Benny Wenda, helping him come to the UK as a political refugee. She worked on projects involving the accountability of multinational corporations for human rights abuses, with a particular interest in the Freeport mine in West Papua.

Ms Robinson is also involved with the International Lawyers for West Papua (ILWP).

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Parts of this biography comes from the featurette of Jennifer Robinson on Justinian


The UN’s Chequered Record in West Papua

Photo: The Age

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