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A river, about 1,125 km (700 mi) long, of northern Papua New Guinea.
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(ˈseɪ pɪk)
a river in N Papua New Guinea, on the NE part of the island of New Guinea. 600 mi. (966 km) long.
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Estimates of Poverty Rates Disaggregated by Region Headcount ([P.sub.0]) Poverty gap ([P.sub.1]) Poverty severity ([P.sub.2]) % % % Upper Poverty Line 37.5 11.0 4.5 National Capital District 46.1 14.2 6.0 Goroka 41.7 12.0 5.0 East Sepik 36.0 10.3 4.1 North Solomons 8.9 1.8 0.5 Rabaul 32.1 8.9 3.3 Lae 50.8 13.8 5.6 Lower Poverty Line 19.6 4.4 1.6 National Capital District 23.9 5.2 1.9 Goroka 20.2 5.6 2.1 East Sepik 21.2 4.5 1.7 North Solomons 3.8 0.7 0.1 Rabaul 21.1 4.4 1.4 Lae 18.3 4.4 1.8 Food Poverty Line 6.4 1.3 0.4 National Capital District 7.1 1.5 0.5 Goroka 10.2 2.1 0.6 East Sepik 6.0 1.5 0.6 North Solomons 0.7 0.0 0.0 Rabaul 6.0 0.9 0.3 Lae 8.1 1.7 0.4
"If I was ever to go to the tropics, I would certainly never say you should clearcut," says Greg Sepik, a wildlife biologist who has studied woodcocks for about two decades at Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge in Maine.
xvii) has joined other investigators who "disclose their own ethical and social positions." Roscoe's commendable honesty harkens back to Margaret Mead's studies of Samoan adolescence and gender roles in Sepik River Tribes to critique American social problems.
One's mind drifts inevitably to the Sepik River tribes of New Guinea, the Jivaro of South America and the many other cultures that used to make successful headhunting a prerequisite for the privileges of manhood.
The 40-passenger catamaran Melanesian Discoverer and the 20-passenger Melanesian Explorer cruise for 4 to 16 days up the Sepik River or to New Guinea's nearby islands (from $1,200).
According to Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol, East Sepik Governor Allan Bird has offered to find a perfect retirement place for the Philippine leader in his province after his six-year term ends.
Consider the following encounter in Nyamikum, an Abules-speaking (Abelam) village in the East Sepik Province of Papua New Guinea, between Ganbakiya, a renowned yam grower in his 40s, and me.
'It is getting smaller.' Meanwhile, Bernard de Grunne, one of Brussels' leading tribal art dealers, made a splash at this year's TEFAF Maastricht with a display of 17 carved ancestral figures from the Sepik River regions of Papua New Guinea.
In mid-2015, Elaine undertook a remarkable 19th journey along the Sepik River by canoe, spending eight days on the river, organizing meetings with artists, collecting 30 new previously-commissioned works and reconnecting with cherished friends.
Exploring Prehistory on the Sepik Coast of Papua New Guinea Edited by John Edward Terrell and Esther M.
Na zijn dissertatie over de kunst van de Sepik (1966) 'zocht' hij een plaats voor veldwerk onder een nog onberoerde tribale samenleving.