It may be the right time that we should pay tribute to the very people who are working behind the scene to ensure the smooth running of the Kastom Gaden Association. They are the members of the KGA Council and they performed all acts necessary and expedient to keep KGA successful in operation. Led by the Chairman Moses Pelomo, they continued to uphold the KGA constitution (rules, regulations and conduct) and further promoted the interest of KGA in accordance with the Organisation’s Corporate Plan. They represent various government departments NGOs?CBOs, the private sectors and academic institution in the Solomon Islands. Some of them are shown on the photograph at the KGA compound. They continue to serve KGA tirelessly on voluntary basis.
They are; sitting (L-R) James Siope PMN Member Choiseul, Mynee Sirikolo – Director Heburium (Ministry of Forest & Reserach), Frank Tabai PMN members North Malaita, Nancy Pule PMN member Central Island Province,
Standing (L-R) Florence Harry PMN Honiara, Nanette Tutua (Former Vice Chairlady), Moses Pelomo – Chairman, Clement Hadosaia – Manager KGA, Gwendalyin Pitavavini PMN Member Choiseul, Florence Nodoro – MHMS (Treasure) Lionel Maeliu – Gwanafiu Farmers School, Malaita Province, Johnson Ladota Farmer Northern Region, Osanty Luda Coordinator Baetolau Farmers Association and Celestian Aloatu Turusuala RTC Guadalcanal Province and Frank Lave Sausama Farmers Association Western Province
Absent: Dr Alice Pollard and Inia Barry, Piti Masike, Danny Besa’a, Catherine Pule, Jasper Bonnie, Jimmy Saelea, Frank Wickham, Andrew Hou, Josephine Teakeni, Dr Shane Tutua, Dr Richard Pauku, Charles Kick and Tony Jansen.