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National Parliament to receive independent analysis of the 2019 National Budget

Port Moresby, 14 November 2018 – With the tabling of the National Budget in the Parliament this week, a team of analysts are currently in Port Moresby to support the Plans and Estimates Committee of…  


PNG: REDD+ Stakeholders Mapping in Three Provinces for a Better Engagement Plan

Port Moresby, 12 November 2018 – To ensure better planning, engagement and participation of all relevant stakeholders, workshops on Review of REDD+ Stakeholder Engagement were conducted in three pilot…  


Japanese partnership to boost referendum awareness

Port Moresby, 13 November 2018 – The Japanese Government will boost referendum awareness in Bougainville with a 101 million Yen (PGK3 million) contribution towards the production of awareness…  


Small Grant recipient dreams big in Bougainville

Kainake, 26 September 2018 – Dr Jeffrey Noro is a man on a mission. A dreamer, a leader, and an inspiration to many.  


Conservation communities in Pomio to export cocoa to Japan

Port Moresby, 18 September 2018 – An exciting opportunity to export quality cocoa to Japan has opened up for the people of Pomio District, East New Britain Province.  


Joint Government Awareness Continues in East New Britain

Buka, 6 September 2018 – Representatives from both the National Government of Papua New Guinea and the Autonomous Bougainville Government (ABG) are working hand-in-hand to further awareness and…  


National Parliament staff receive legislative training

Port Moresby 16 August 2018 - The law-making process of the National Parliament is being strengthened this week. National Parliamentary staff who work in key divisions that process proposed bills are…  


Maria, determined and passionate for change in her community

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…  


Bougainville members want disaster preparedness plan for AROB

Buka, Monday 25 June 2018 – The Boungainville Regional Disaster Office will develop district disaster preparedness plans to ensure the safety of the people of the Autonoumous Region of Bougainville…  


Political parties expo is on again

Port Moresby, 15 June 2018 – The Registry of Political Parties is not wasting time in preparing political parties for the next National General Election that will likely be held in 2022.  

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