MEET OTHER WOMEN FROM

MISIMA ISLAND

 
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Take a Ride With Daisy Parascos

After growing up in a village that was heavily impacted by Misima Mines and raised by a father who worked as a mechanic for the company, Daisy longs to become the highest educated person in her village. Now, as a university student, Daisy must graduate with a degree in journalism in order to become the eyes and ears of her people.

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Make Change With Liberty Betuel

Her husband was trained by Misima Mines and works for other mines in PNG, but Liberty convinced him to quit and help her begin a grass roots conservation project. Now, as the Turtle Lady, Liberty struggles to count and protect female turtles that nest near her island home and educate the local fishermen who hunt them.