Florence Jaukei Kamel - bilum meri

Pacific Senator to meet with local fashion designers

Fierravanti-Wells, who arrived in the country yesterday for an official visit, will have a chance to meet with a few in PNG’s fashion industry.

The first encounter was today where Fierravanti-Wells visited the Goroka Bilum Weavers Collective’s products, escorted by managing director Florence Jaukei Kamel.

Satisfied with the opportunity, Kamel, also known as the bilum meri, said: “I escorted her through the bilum market and told her of the support the mothers here are receiving from Australian Government.