March 2017: The Red Cross has commenced a "Little Doctors" program, training school children in first aid, in Bougainville. One of the sites is Lontis, in Hako area. Read the article from Loop PNG.
Planning is under way for the next stage of the HWC Resource Centre, to build an Amenities Block next to the current building.
There are currently no ablution or kitchen facilities in or near the Resource Centre - even for washing hands. People either use some dense bushland to the side of the site, which overlooks a steep cliff, or private houses’ facilities.
The amenities block will:
April 2017: HWC has been working hard in many areas: click on the links below to read about progress concerning:
Helen Dakin (Sydney supporter)
* Education, training for life skills, leadership, community advocacy