In East New Britain on 17 November 2015 at Gaulim Teacher College a Ground Breaking Ceremony marked the beginning of the construction works of two buildings: a 6-classroom building and a 84-bed dormitory.

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Gaulim Principal Siegeru Woda and HRDP1 Team Leader John Stunnenberg on the construction site at Gaulim Teacher College.

 

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Preparation for the Ground Breaking.

 

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A traditional procession guides the guests to the ceremony.

 

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Among the European guests invited by EU Ambassador Dr Martin Dihm (middle): Deputy British High Commissioner Rebecca Brett (left) and EU Head of Finances of Pacific Region Jobst von Kirchmann (right), who came in with a delegation from Brussles/EU.

 

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The Ground Breaking.

 

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Traditional dance accompanied the ground breaking activity.

 

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NAO Monitor James Ruru, Secretary of Education Dr Michael Tapo, H.E. Dr Martin Dihm and Jobst von Kirchmann demonstrate their bond over the successful ground breaking.