Appendix 5: Resource persons.
As part of the consultations on this report, a core Focus Group was formed to assist in the identification of priorities and support the consultant team in the field work and stakeholder discussions. Those members of the Focus Group are indicated in bold with an asterisk.
GOVERNMENT PORT MORESBY Dame Josephine Abaijah Governor Milne Bay, Member of Parliament Hon. Bernard Naraokobi, MP Member of Parliament Dr Mila Gena Department of Home Affairs, Secretary Ms Josephine Gena Department of Home Affairs Ms Felicia Dobunaba Department of Personnel Management Mrs Molly Manukayasi * Head of Women's Division, Department of Home Affairs Ms Leonie Rakanangu Deputy Head, Women's Division, Department of Home Affairs Ms Cheryl Kelly Women's Division, Department of Home Affairs, Project Coordinator Family Life Education Project. Mrs Monica Sungu Women's Division, Department of Home Affairs, Specialist in women and fisheries Mrs Ruby Zarriga * National Planning Office, Principal Adviser Ms Edoa Veneo Department of Education, Coordinator Teacher Education Ms Tanai Kavana Department of Education, Superintendent Guidance Ms Marlene Tamaki Department of Works, Senior architect Ms Maura Gavan Department of Works, Draftsperson Mrs Patrina Dikin Crime Prevention Office, Police Officer Dr Hilda Polume Department of Health Ms Cecilia Kuman Department of Commerce and Industry Mrs Maria Lovaga Department of Labor and Employment Ms Theresa Siaguru Prime Ministers Department Ms Grace Dom Department of Foreign Affairs, Acting Head of International Treaties Section Mrs Majorie Andrews Department of Health NON GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATIONS PORT MORESBY Mrs Susan Setae MBE * National Council of Women, President Ms Ume Wainetti * National Council of Women, General Secretary Mrs Hilan Los * ICRAF: Individual and Community Rights Advocacy Forum Inc, Women's Desk Hon. Peti Lafanama PNG Watch Council for Socio-economic justice, Member of Parliament, Governor of Eastern Highlands Ms Au Aruai Women in Politics Dame Rose Kekedo National YWCA of PNG, President Mrs Elaine Karvosso Girl Guides of PNG, Head Quarters Commissioner Mrs Elaine Alexander Country Women's Association, President Mrs Elizabeth Karava Bahai Women's Association, President Mrs Leontine Tamate Prime Minister's Personal Staff Ms Susan Haroe PNG Nurses Association, President Mr Taina Dai PNG Teachers Association, President Mrs Rose Mojica Philippines Women's Club, President Mrs Ann Barnabas Catholic Women's Federation, Vice President Mrs Gwen Tulo PNG Council of Churches Mrs Helen Pilon PNG Trust Mrs Ruta Sinclair Lifeline, Specialist in women in prostitution and maternity services Mrs Anne Kerepia YWCA, NCW Mrs Tau Malaga Mea United Church Women's Fellowship Mrs Harietta Jack BDA DORCAS PROVINCIAL Mrs Enny Moaitz National Council of Women, Momase Vice President Mrs Rita Ramu Sugar Women's Association, Lae, Morobe Ms Gayle Carrick Soroptimist International, President, Lae, Morobe Mrs Joyce Samuhulal Unitech Women's Association, President, Lae Mrs Maureen Ambo Anglican Mothers Union, President, Popondetta, Oro Ms Joy Numki Wamsa YWCA, Tabubil, Western Province Sister Yvonne Taiwai East Sepik Council of Women Wewak, East Sepik Ms Anna Pianga Female Students Association UNITECH, Lae, Morobe Ms Linda Passingan ENBSEK, Rabaul, East New Britain Ms Josie Pandakusi Evangelical Alliance National Women's Coordinator, Wewak, East Sepik Mrs Agnes Titus Bougainville Transitional Government Mr Simon Passingan East New Britain Social Action Committee (ENBSAK) Rabaul Ms Sarah Garap * Simbu Women's Resource Centre Ms Monica Power East Sepik Council of Women Mr Gabriel Molok East Sepik Local Environment Foundation Ms Anna Maben Goroka, YWCA Ms Miriam Layton Save the Children's Fund, Goroka, Eastern Highlands Mrs Diane Niangi Wanchef Women's Association, Lae Mrs Rita Tavatuna Sporoptomists, Lae PRESIDENTS OF PROVINCIAL COUNCILS OF WOMEN (PCW) Highlands Region Mrs Paula Paka Mek Mount Hagen, Western Highlands PCW Mrs Roselyn Kua Kundiawa, Simbu PCW Mrs Racheal Okpio Mendi, Southern Highlands PCW Mrs Julie Soso Goroka, Eastern Highlands PCW Ms Scholia Waria Wabag, Enga PCW Momase Region Mrs Eneka Gath Lae, Morobe PCW Mrs Regina Kambe Madang, Madang PCW Mrs Eva Waramapi Wewak, East Sepik PCW Mrs Leon Ramram Sandaun, West Sepik PCW Papua Region Mrs Taboro Morea Central, PCW Mrs Didi Nipuega Alotau, Milne Bay PCW Mrs Tete Keko Kerema, Gulf PCW Mrs Maureen Apini Daru, Western PCW Mrs Olive Bunari Popondetta, Oro PCW Mrs Kathy Tani NCD PCW Islands Region Mrs Patrenila Pake Kimbe, West New Britain PCW Mrs Nahua Rooney Lorengau, Manus PCW Mrs Kivung Esau Rabaul, East New Britain PCW Mrs Daisy Baitman Kavieng, New Ireland PCW Mrs Theresa Jaingong Bougainville PCW DONOR ORGANIZATIONS PORT MORESBY Ms Margaret O'Callaghan * UNFPA Country Representative (departing end of 1997) Ms Miriam Mi dire * UNFPA National Program Officer Mrs Kathy Lepani UNDP Program Officer Lady Mina Siaguru UNDP Program Officer PROVINCIAL Ms Elizabeth Cox Save the Children's Fund New Zealand Wewak, East Sepik PRIVATE SECTOR PORT MORESBY Ms Margaret Daure The National newspaper, Women's Editor Ms Ruth Waram Post Courier, Business columnist Mrs Nora Brash Tanorama Consultants Mrs Wiriifred Abaijah Web Books Ms Dorothy Tekwie * Private Consultant Mrs Majorie Andrew Private Consultant Ms Anne Chikali-Westcott Private consultant, UPNG graduate Mrs Jospeha Kanawi Lawyer PROVINCIAL Ms Kellie Amos Paradise Arts and Handicrafts President, Women in Business Ass Inc., Kimbe, West New Britain. Ms Lydia Garua Gah * Business and Professional Women, Businesswoman, PO Box 277 Kimbe, West New Britain ACADEMICS PORT MORESBY: Mrs Betty Lovai * University Papua New Guinea Dr Anne Dickson Waiko * History Department, University Papua New Guinea (also executive member of the National Council of Women) Mrs Aileen Natera Teaches at UPNG in social work Ms Ann Dickson Currently completing PhD on National Council of Women, Lectures at UPNG on Gender and Development OTHER INDIVIDUALS PORT MORESBY Ms Anne Ryan * Deputy Principal, Port Moresby National High School Ms Ruth Dom Welfare Officer/ family counseller UPNG Ms Maria Kopkop Bambi Childcare