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Meri Markham

PM Markham Photo 2 - Jennifer Baing WaikoJPG - copieMeri Markham

26 minutes, Papua New Guinea, 2014

English Version with French subtitles

Directed by Klinit Barry

Produced by Center for Social & Creative Media, & University of Goroka

Markham Valley, Papua New Guinea. Jenifer Baing Waiko is from the Aztera clan, the daughter of a leader and former political figure and a mother of New Zealand origin. She was a brilliant student in Australia and New Zealand. Back home, she is the young mother of two children, has taken on the family cocoa farm with her husband and takes care of an NGO. She got into politics in 2012, aiming to provide her strength and determination to help her country.