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15 January 2013


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I would also like to contact Brother Patrick, as he was my Headmaster at St. Xavier's High School on Kairiru Island. I am so glad he is still with us and working hard for the Papua New Guinean people as he always did.
I would love to hear from him, as I have missed Kairiru every day for 40 years. I do hope he will have time to email me a note.

For the record, the Constitutional and Law Reform Comission has done research into this area, in terms of a framework for alcohol and drug policy for PNG.

It plans to publish an information paper on the issue. It might be a good idea to get in touch with the office on phone 3252862/2840 or write to the Secretary for the Commission at P o box 3439 boroko, fax 3252862.

I would like to contact Brother Pat; to me a former mentor, Passam headmaster, teacher extraordinaire and namesake of a Northern Territory railway station.

Greetings and warm regards.

Perhaps Brother Pat could approach Francis Nii (Administrative Officer, Simbu Children Foundation and permanent resident at Kundiawa Hospital) for stories relative to alcohol abuse.

SP Annual Report is at

Thanks Warwick - KJ

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