Arawa, Bougainville, 20 February 2019 – The Joint Weapons Disposal Secretariat has set out its support to the disposal of weapons in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville ahead of the referendum on its future political status.
Port Moresby, 11 December 2018 – A discussion held among organisations that work on anti-corruption will enable them to strengthen their partnership to address corruption in Papua New Guinea.
16 December 2018: “I was among other kids watching a movie out in the field when the Police Officer rushed to us and instructed to run to the hill top because of a tsunami warning. I remember that children and women started to cry and men looked confused because they didn’t know what to do,” 57-year-old Rodney Gimis recounts an event that happened 47 years ago, in 1971, in Sohano island, Papua New Guinea.
Port Moresby, 21 January 2019 – Political and technical representatives of the Government of Papua New Guinea and the Autonomous Bougainville Government came together in Port Moresby this week to commence the inaugural meeting of the Post-Referendum Planning Taskforce.
Kainake, 26 September 2018 – Dr Jeffrey Noro is a man on a mission. A dreamer, a leader, and an inspiration to many.
Port Moresby, 10 December 2018- Over fifty (50) stakeholders from the Government, the private sector and civil society have come together to discuss the development of a future scenario for engagement and investment in the Forestry Sector in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
Maria Koimb, armed with her grade 10 education and a lot of conviction, Maria joined a community health programme that was rolled out in Domil in 1992. For the next 26 years, she advocated healthy living in words and in action. Read her story.

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12 %

wage employment rate

2 712

gross national income (GNI) per capita


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