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The MP for Central Bougainville has warned the Papua New Guinea parliament his province could make a third Unilateral Declaration of Independence.
Preparations are under way for upcoming elections for the Autonomous Bougainville Government, the region's electoral commissioner says.
The regional MP for Bougainville in Papua New Guinea says delaying local elections is no longer an option.
Four people from Bougainville are recovering in Solomon Islands after being adrift for a month at sea.
A local chief in Bougainville says a bridge that his community built by itself is an example of how a new independent nation might work. Audio
Bougainville's disaster management office is calling for the Autonomous Bougainville Government to provide a better ship to rescue people lost at sea.
A master carver in Bougainville says living off the land is how the autonomous Papua New Guinea region can be economically independent. Audio
A master carver in Bougainville is encouraging young people to follow his steps into the traditional practice as a livelihood. Audio
A member of the team consulting on Bougainville's future says the post-referendum path must be managed carefully.
Consultations over Bougainville's future are getting underway in what is described as a critical stage in the region's post-referendum independence process. Audio
Bougainville President John Momis is stepping up his battle with an Australian miner wanting to reopen the Panguna Mine.
The Autonomous Bougainville Government has set up a 56-member team to gauge public views on issues concerning the region's post-referendum path.
A 40-day petition period following the Bougainville Referendum has closed without any complaint lodged.
The International Organisation for Migration has been working to help two groups of displaced people in Bougainville. Audio
The Bougainville parliament is sending a team to consult on two planned constitutional changes. Audio
A Bougainville Cabinet minister says there is overwhelming support among MPs for two constitutional changes being planned.
As parties in Bougainville continue to push for a resumption of mining at the Panguna mine, a Papua New Guinea cabinet minister is calling for the government to focus on other economic activities.
A prominent Bougainville leader has come out against government plans to allow presidents to hold office for three terms.
Tuesday's debate in Bougainville's Parliament was postponed because of a failure to comply with standing orders.
The first meeting of the Bougainville Consultation Forum will be held next week, as the region embarks on the work needed in the aftermath of last year's vote for independence from Papua New Guinea.