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January 23, 2014

New Documentary: Mining Not Necessary on Bougainville

Filed under: Development — Direct Sponsor @ 5:22 pm
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One of Bougainville’s leading film-makers says the island would be better off without mining.

After 25 years, moves are afoot to re-open the Rio Tinto-owned Panguna copper mine and PNG’s Prime Minister Peter O’Neill is due to make a much-postponed visit to the autonomous region next week. Jemima Garrett has been getting a sneak preview of Clive Porabou’s new doco ‘After the War’.
Read more and hear the broadcast on the the Radio Australia website.

1 Comment

  1. Mining is necessary every where as big cities of different countries are getting used to get most of mining. The main question is Can mining cities adapt to a green way of thinking?

    Comment by emilymainzer — January 24, 2014 @ 8:38 am

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