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Are you rational or self-interested, PM?

“We mustn’t let empathy cloud our judgement.”

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull urged the Australian people not to get all “misty-eyed” about the fate of refugees held in off-shore detention. 364 more words

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Bougainville News : Nisira's Australian Lecture " Leadership challenges for the Autonomous Bougainville Government

” In summary then, the key leadership roles of the ABG include reconciliation and unification of Bougainville, using its powers and resources to make and implement policies and laws that deal with the problems and realise the aspirations of Bougainvilleans, speak for them in dealings with the PNG National Government and the international community, and act in their interests in preparing for their act of self-determination, in the form of the referendum. 8,075 more words

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Bougainville Education Futures: Kindle ereaders open up world of possibilities for kids on Bougainville

An Australian scheme to get more children on Bougainville PNG  reading, using kindles, is hoping to expand its aid project.

Colin Cowell is an Australian with links to Bougainville PNG going back to 1970 where he worked in many training and management roles… 845 more words

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Being older in the early 21st century

This is a strange time to be one of the elders of the world.  In developed countries in particular we haven’t yet come to terms with our ageing populations. 395 more words

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Bougainville /PNG Government News: Benefits to reap in mutual relationships and working together

 “What an opportunity it is that Bougainville has two Ministers in Government. What an opportunity missed it will be if the Ministers do not work in consultation and in tandem with ABG in the remaining months of to the next elections mid next year. 1,079 more words

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