Bekabeka Distance Learning Centre,
Western Province
Distance Learning Centres Project
Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development

Solomon Islands

NOW OPERATIONAL(news article of the deployment)
Initial demand is high at Bekabeka!
See map of site below


Supervisor Phillip Pukefenua
phillip.pukefenua @
Community email address bekabeka @
Community members posing in front of newly installed VSAT dish (Jan 07)
The DLC building, Mar 08
PFnet team installing VSAT system Jan 07
School Students using the DLC
The DLC Committee meeting
PFnet team demonstrating the Internet to school students
PFnet team explaing technology to teachers

Location of Bekabeka DLC (full map of Solomons here) Position: 8.74469S 158.212E (WGS84)

More info about Western Province

Marovo Learning Network

A wireless network has been established from Bekabeka DLC to Batuna Vocational School. Click here for details.





Distance Learning Centres Project
Education Sector Investment and Reform Programme, 2004 Infrastructure Work Programme
P.O. Box 919, Honiara, Solomon Islands.
Tel: +677 26358 / 76396.