Story Snapshots

There are a number of stories — “mini stories,” I suppose — that haven’t really fit into the longer blog posts so far. Funny moments that might be worth sharing, so I thought I’d collect some of them in a “snapshots” post. Hope you enjoy! * The guest house where Ali and I are staying … More Story Snapshots

More Partner Visits

Our next round of partner visits was conducted with our central Bougainville partners, so we made the journey back along the road to Arawa, where we spent four days. Our journey down went “smoothly,” which means that we wound our way through the jungle on the (mostly) dirt road, speeding past acres and acres of … More More Partner Visits

Counterpart International Launches Capacity Building Program in Support of Women’s Peacebuilding Efforts in Papua New Guinea

Arlington, VA (May 19, 2014) – Counterpart International, a global leader in the development of the social sector, announced the official launch of its two-year Women’s Peace Building Initiative (WPBI) under a Cooperative Agreement with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).  The launch is taking place in Buka, Autonomous Region of Bougainville (ARB) … More Counterpart International Launches Capacity Building Program in Support of Women’s Peacebuilding Efforts in Papua New Guinea