Learn how Dr Schouten is keeping bee diseases at bay in the Pacific

Hayley Warden
Updated February 22 2024 - 10:03am, first published February 21 2024 - 8:00pm
Harvesting honey in the PNG Highlands are beekeeping guru Mr Wilson Tomato, Dr Cooper Schouten and Mr Paki Billy in partnership with the Australian Centre for International Agriculture Research. Picture supplied by Dr Cooper Schouten.
Harvesting honey in the PNG Highlands are beekeeping guru Mr Wilson Tomato, Dr Cooper Schouten and Mr Paki Billy in partnership with the Australian Centre for International Agriculture Research. Picture supplied by Dr Cooper Schouten.

From a young age, it never sat well with Dr Cooper Schouten that so many people globally go to bed hungry every night and don't have access to basic things like fresh water, healthcare and education.

Hayley Warden

Hayley Warden

Journalist

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