Papua New Guinea [PNG]
- Brief Biography
- My name is Pere Kokoa. I was born in a village called Gogosiba, in Central Province, PNG on 24 November 1956. Married to a woman from Sewa in Oro Province, PNG. We have two biological and two adopted children. First from Abau District with BSC degree from UPNG in 1979 and first with MSc degree in Crop Protection from Bath University, UK in 1991. Been a research plant pathologist with PNG Government now with NAQIA (NPPO) as the Chief Plant Protection Officer.
- Research plant pathologist with PNG Government for well over 20 years. Specialised in crop diseases of vegetables and plant biosecurity in Papua New Guinea.