bcl-travel-journal

TRAVEL JOURNAL: LAURA KETSANA

Team Bougainville u18 sprinter for Air PNG National Athletics Championships It was on a Wednesday, my PE teacher told me that I was one of the selected students who will be taking part in the National Athletics Championship in Kimbe. I was very surprised and excited. I couldn’t believe that
bcl-future-opportunity

SKILLS TO UNLOCK FUTURE OPPORTUNITY

IMAGE – Farmer with Mauang Exports GM and Bougainville Copper VLO Jeffrey Clason The importance of skills development was recently highlighted in a Post Courier story about the early success of Bougainville farmer Martin Tsiora in replanting his old cocoa plantation with vanilla beans. Martin was one of the farmers
Transport-Bougainville

BETTER ROADS ARE SAFER ROADS

Early last month the PNG national government launched the National Road Network Strategy 2018-2037, but what will this mean for Bougainville? The urgent need for better roads in various parts of the autonomous region is something commonly raised by Bougainvilleans in social media forums. Better roads mean safer roads for
besta-cup

KICKING GOALS AT THE BESTA CUP

Pictured: Borderzone Soccer Team from Panguna with BCL VLO Benedict Ienu Bougainville Copper was delighted to sponsor the Panguna Borderzone soccer team, which competed in the Championship round of the Besta Cup in Arawa between the 6-12th August. BCL Village Liaison Officer Benedict Ienu from Moroni in Panguna, presented the
Theresa-Jaintong

THE JOURNEY FROM BCF SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT, TO OBE

Theresa Jaintong OBE is a name that should be well-known in Bougainville. A highly accomplished leader, she played an integral role in the peacekeeping activity in Bougainville. Theresa has dedicated her time and effort to improving the welfare of Bougainvillean women, setting up clubs to provide training in health, traditional
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TRAINING VOLLEYBALL COACHES AND REFEREES FROM PANGUNA

PANGUNA (31/08/2018): Bougainville Copper Limited is partnering with the Autonomous Bougainville Government’s Department of Community Development in supporting the much-needed upskilling of volleyball coaches and referees from the Panguna District. The refereeing and coaching course started in Panguna on Monday (27 August) with more than 30 participants from the Ioro