Social Change in the Porgera Valley

Chapter 2 describes the social and environmental changes which took place at the Porgera mine impact area from the end of 1988 to mid-1993. It recommends strategies to eliminate or minimise impacts moving forward. It also identifies resources in the community, government and company that could be utilised for long term social development.
Bonnell, S. 1998, Social change in the Porgera Valley, in: Filer, C. (ed.) “Dilemmas of Development: The Social and Economic Impact of the Porgera Gold Mine, 1989-1994”, Asia Pacific Press and Resource Management in Asia-Pacific (Australian National University): Canberra, National Research Institute (Papua New Guinea): Boroko.
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