Office of the Director General of the PNG National Agricultural Research Institute announced the appointment of a new Director General and a new Deputy Director General.
Dr. Sergie Kopen Bang has been appointed as a Director General of NARI commencing from December 6, 2013. Dr. Bang is endowed with an in-depth knowledge of agricultural research for development, his experience at senior and corporate management levels and his understanding of development issues involved at the national and international levels.
Dr. Workneh Ayalew has been appointed as a Deputy Director General of NARI effective from December 16, 2013. Dr. Ayalew is endowned with expertise as biological scientist, especially in animal sciences and system research and scientific leadership at national and international level.
APAARI wishes them success in their new assignment.