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  • national-survey-on-workforce-skills-needs Sep 29, 2016
  • Roy Trivedy: Statement on the International Day of Peace Sep 20, 2016

    Today is the World’s Peace Day which is dedicated to peace, absence of violence and hostility. Across the world we see that conflicts and violence are undermining nations, regions communities and individuals (women, men, girls and boys).

  • Up-scaling ICT for Bougainville Parliament Sep 20, 2016

    Over 30 parliamentarians from the Bougainville House of Representatives (BHOR) received certificates last week after completing a week long computer training in Buka Town. The training is the first of series of planned Information, Communications Technology (ICT) training to upscale the use of ICT among Parliamentarians in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville (AROB).

  • UN calls for a move to prioritize SDGs Sep 12, 2016

    In the run-up to the first anniversary of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the UN in Papua New Guinea urges Leaders to prioritize SDGs in a bid to ensure good implementation.

  • UNDP launches Private Sector and Foundation Strategy for the Sustainable Development Goals Sep 1, 2016

    UNDP launched new Private Sector and Foundations Strategy (PSF) for the Sustainable Development Goals 2016–2020 that defines how UNDP plans to engage with – and work on – sustainable development issues with the private sector and philanthropic foundations.

  • Bougainville celebrates 15 years of peace Sep 1, 2016

    The UN Resident Coordinator in Papua New Guinea, Roy Trivedy joined the President of the Autonomous Bougainville Government (ABG), the High Commissioners from Fiji and New Zealand High Commission, high-level representatives from Australian mission along with hundreds of Bougainvillians to commemorate 15 years since the signing of the Bougainville Peace Agreement in 2001.

  • PNG discussed progress on gender-based violence Aug 30, 2016

    The Department for Community Development and Religion and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Papua New Guinea organized a final conference to review the work on gender-based violence and discuss future steps.

  • 15th Anniversary of the signing of the Bougainville Peace Agreement || Statement from the UN Resident Coordinator Aug 30, 2016

    Statement from UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative, Roy Trivedy on the occasion of the 15th Anniversary of the signing of the Bougainville Peace Agreement.

  • New Hansard system installed at Bougainville’s Parliament Aug 29, 2016

    New Hansard recording system has been installed at the Bougainville Parliament enabling it to record and transcribe its sessions and proceedings.

  • Living on the frontline Aug 18, 2016

    Mama Bii is a single mother. Her dream is to educate her only son and give him a brighter future. She was close to realizing that plan – her son is in his final school year – until this year’s flood devastated all her crop and the only fertile piece of land she had.