PGS Vice-Province expanding to Vanuatu
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 27 Aprril 2023 -- The first Salesians had arrived in Papua New Guinea on June 14, 1980. The presence of Fr. Valeriano Barbero, Fr. Rolando Fernandez and Br. Joseph Kramar in Araimiri, Gulf Province, was the start of the Salesian Mission in this part of the world 43 years ago. […]
Spiritual Moderatos and Youth Animators Meeting took place on 13-14 April 2023 in Emmaus Center
Spiritual Moderatos and Youth Animators Meeting took place on 13-14 April 2023 in Emmaus Center. The settings represented in the meeting-formation where DBTI – East Boroko, DBTS – Gabutu, DBTSS- Kokopo, DBTC – Kumgi, MHC Parish Araimiri, MHC Parish – Rapolo, MHC Parish – Sabama. The total of  number of the participants was 17 Youth Animators […]
Literacy & Numeracy Programme, 2022
The Literacy and Numeracy Program – an initiative to give free and quality education to the poor children from the settlements of Gabutu and Banana Block. The primary objective of the project is to eliminate the rate of illiteracy and school drop- outs in the settlements. Through this learning programme, the children are helped to […]
Income generating skills training for mothers of children attending Literacy and Numeracy programme at DB Gabutu
Income generating skills training for mothers was launched on 18 October 2022 at the campus of Don Bosco Technical School Gabutu. It is a venture as a pilot project with the support of Fr, Pedro Sachitula and under the management of the MHMSC Sisters – Sr. Mini Jose, Sr. Lapynshai Khongwir and Sr. Kanchan Toppo. […]
To upgrade three classrooms for St. Dominic Savio Primary school, Herehere, Papua New Guinea
On the 13th November 2022, most reverence Bishop Pedro Baquero, Bishop of the diocese of Kerema, Gulf Province, officially inaugurated the three new classrooms at the Saint Dominic Savio Primary School Herehere. The school is a mission agency school under the Salesian Mission Community Araimiri. Don Bosco Araimiri community is surrendering the services to the […]
To provide a computer lab for Don Bosco Araimiri Secondary School with 20 computers
The Salesians community of Don Bosco, Araimiri runs an agency, secondary school in partnership with the government of Papua New Guinea. The school serves the people in remotest areas of the Gulf province. This year there are total of 300 students, out of which 210 are boys and 90 are girls. All of the students […]
Launching of PGS Solar Energy Project
The PGS Solar Energy Project was launched on 01 February 2023 at EMMAUS Conference Centre. The launching was attended by Fr Gregorio Bicomong, the Provincial of the Salesian vice- province of PGS. In addition, Fr Ariel Macatangay, President of DBTI, Fr Srimal Silva, the Provincial Economer, Fr Eduardo Revilla, Ms. Rita Serto, Manager of Planning […]
Subsidy/ allowance for the teachers of the learning centres, Araimiri
The teachers play an important role, not only in teaching, but also to encourage and motivate the children and their families towards quality education. The teachers are from the villages of the children. They are 10 in numbers. This year Fr John lee foundation supports the allowance for the teachers. The past three years (2017-2019) the […]
Don Bosco

Don Bosco was creative, enthusiastic and enterprising in his work. He wrote and edited booklets, school texts, histories, digests, magazines, fliers, plays. From his earliest years as a priest, Don Bosco communicated through his whole demeanour and person, through games, talking, visiting, preaching, and publishing. Communicating through the internet and publishing is a priority for Salesians. Inspired by this example of Don Bosco and the early Salesians, Social Communication continues an important priority.