Port Moresby, 4tt March 2019 - The United Nations (UN) in Papua New Guinea congratulates the Government of Papua New Guinea and the Autonomous Bougainville Government for jointly confirming a date for the Bougainville Referendum.
The impacts of climate change will only grow. Among those first affected are the communities of Papua New Guinea. Despite the sceptics and critics, much is being done to respond. Led by Government, partners like the UNDP are doing their bit to support these efforts.
Kainake, 26 September 2018 – Dr Jeffrey Noro is a man on a mission. A dreamer, a leader, and an inspiration to many.
Port Moresby, 1 March 2019 – The annual Small Grant Programme Call for Proposal is open for national non-government organizations and local community-based organizations to make submissions.
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.
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, 12 March 2019 – Political and technical representatives of the Government of Papua New Guinea and the Autonomous Bougainville Government came together in Port Moresby on 4-5 March 2019 to discuss the process of dialogue between the two governments so as to ensure the best methods of addressing post-referendum issues.

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