Livelihoods Program

Pawa Givim Meri Project

Pawa Givim MeriThe Pawa Givim Meri Project is facilitated in 11 communities along the Kokoda Track. Via Pawa Givim Meri, KTF implements small business workshops, skills courses, and literacy training with women's groups. The women, subsequently establish small businesses targeting the passing trekkers market. Read more

Skills Training Project

Skills Training and Improving LivelihoodsThe Foundation supports construction and trades training development of men and women from the Kokoda region. Throughout the year, local villagers spend time with skilled volunteers to be trained in carpentry, building and mechanics. Training includes basic accounting and bookkeeping principles. Read more

Australian Geographic published an article on this program