Papua New Guinea – Site Profile: Buin Conflict (December 2019)

11 Dec 2019 Papua New Guinea English Download

Conflict-related violence resulted in the displacement of 479 people from Konnou Constituency in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville. More than half of those displaced are living with host families in Konnou (288) and the remaining 191 internally displaced persons (IDPs) sought refuge at Buin Skills Training Centre (STC). This report presents findings from a rapid assessment conducted at Buin STC on 6th December 2019. A finding from the assessment shows that more than half of the IDPs living at Buin STC are from Tabago village (53.93%), 21.99% are from Piriraro village and the remaining 24.08% are from Parero village in Konnou.

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