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Bougainville News: People, not international mining companies, must benefit: Kauona

“Bougainville has the potential to drive its economic capacity forward after the proposed referendum in 2019,

To boost economic development in Bougainville, its leaders must work towards one common purpose – to target the mineral resource industry and other important sectors which can generate revenue. 258 more words

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Bougainville News : Historic referendum decisions reports Momis after JSB

The outcomes of great significance involved preparations for the Bougainville Referendum. It must be conducted before mid-2020.

“In a series of meetings over recent months, a joint team of officials developed proposals for: establishing an independent agency to conduct the referendum; a target date of June 15th 2019 as the date for holding the referendum; a detailed work program of activities and associated funding needed to prepare for the holding of the referendum; a set of basic messages to be covered in an initial joint awareness program about the referendum. 472 more words

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Bougainville News : President Momis Opening JSB -Statement from JOINT SUPERVISORY BODY PORT MORESBY May 2016

“But Bougainville is not being treated as a government with constitutionally guaranteed autonomy. Too often we are regarded as just another provincial government, or a department. 2,061 more words

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Understanding Australia's VET System

The Australian Government’s Department of Education and Training (DET) are hosting a one-day event ‘Understanding Australia’s VET System’, featuring a selection of workshop sessions and panel discussions at the Crown Metropol Melbourne on  24 more words

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Budget 2016-17

The Australian Government delivered their Budget 2016-17 on Tuesday 3 May 2016. To find out what this means for Vocational Education and Training (VET), Velg Training has linked to recent news articles from the Department of Education and Training, the Department of Employment and the media. 14 more words


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


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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