Daphne Togale Kapao

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Daphne Togale Kapao

Party: Melanesian Alliance

Term: N/A

Electorate: Tewai Siassi

Province: Morobe

Political Status: N/A

Summary Biography

  • Born on 14th September 1959
  • Home Province: Gasam Village, Siassi Island, Morobe Province
  • Married, with five (5) children: two boys, three girls


  • completed grade 10
  • graduated with Certificate in Primary School teaching
  • Completed placement training in Family Violence at National Collective of Independent Women’s Refuge, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Certificate in Introduction to HIV/AIDS, Counselling, Home Base Care
  • Director of Community-Based Organisation Yaramanda Rehabilitation Education Centre – coordinate planned programmes HIV/AIDS, sexual violence, physical violence
  • Work with widows and orphans


  • charity work
  • leadership roles which made me feel confident in contesting 2012 National Election

Key Achievements

Advocacy on promotion in all forms of Violence Against Women and Children. I have worked with people living with HIV and reducing stigma around HIV/AIDS as well as corruption in the community at my work place.


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