George Ivan Smith and what he did for West Papua

George Ivan Smith, and what he did for West Papua George Ivan Smith AO (1915-1995) is a little known but remarkable Australian, the son of a prison governor, educated at Goulbourn and Bathurst high schools, who started Radio Australia, the

Pig, symbol of peace in West Papua

PIGS In the highlands of New Guinea, on the western rim of Melanesia, pigs are central to religious and social life, their blood sanctifying land for ceremony, and opening marriage negotiations between families. They underpin the village economy, and are

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