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Alpers, Philip. 2005 ‘Direct effects - Gun-related death and injury.’ Gun-running in Papua New Guinea: From arrows to assault weapons in the Southern Highlands; Special Report No. 5, pp. 81-83. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. 1 July
Researchers expecting to find baseline death and injury data from the Southern Highlands should speak first with Sister Gaudentia Meier, Mendi's Catholic health secretary: 'More than 90 per cent of all deaths in SHP [Southern Highlands Province] are not reported. It costs money to register a death, so people don't. There's no reason to.'