230217JOHN WANTS EDUCATION
By Aloysius Laukai
The eldest of the Masiu brothers and educationist running a FODE Centre in the Wisai area, JOHN MASIU called on the EUROPEAN UNION to help the ABG by building g a Specialized Training Centre in Konnou.
Speaking as the chief of the area, MR. MASIU said that the area needs to address kids that have gone past school age due to the Bougainville conflict.
He said these lost generation needs to be trained in specialized training centres to make them become useful contributers to the development of Bougainville.
MR. MASIU said that EU has done good in the past by establish similar institutions like the KOROMIRA Vocational center, Burunotui etc.
In her response the EU Deputy Head of Mission, MARIA CHRISTEBELL said that EU will consider the request and see if this can be possible.