270213LERA WANTS PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION
By Aloysius Laukai
The Regional Member for Bougainville, JOE LERA wants Bougainvilleans to unite and discuss the economic recovery of Bougainville.
He made these remarks at the second forum that is discussion the future of the Panguna mine in Buka today.
MR. LERA also praised the ABG for initiating the forum which has gathered all factions of the Bougainville conflict to come and discuss important issues that continues to affect the development of the region.
The Regional member said that it was healthy for the people to debate issues that continues to disturb the peace process.
MR. LERA also announced that he has already established education institutions on Bougainville starting this year to train Bougainvilleans to work if the mine or any other big business activities resume on Bougainville.
The Regional member said that the PRIME MINISTER of PNG, PETER O’NEIL was very supportive of the rebuilding process on Bougainville.
He also announced other projects that could be developed to help support the economy of Bougainville, with projects like Tourism, Education programs, Fisheries and other activities.