Australian mining company, B-H-P, says
it's working hard to assist drought victims in Papua New Guinea.
The company, which operates the giant
Ok Tedi gold mine, says it's been working closely with AUSAID and the Australian
Defence Force in the distribution of aid, including rice.
B-H-P Port Moresby spokesman, Vincent
Ball, says the company has also been involved in handing out basic gardening
kits designed to help people maintain food gardens.
Another initiative that we've introduced
in conjunction with Porgera joint venture is an agriculture kit. Our agriculture