Papua New Guinea, leading the way on SDG 17; Partnerships
Oct 12, 2017
"It's all about localisation and partnerships. Papua New Guinea (PNG) has an opportunity to be a global leader in this space. These are very exciting times."
A medicinal plant and other crops provide a new income for the people of Baining
Aug 30, 2017
East New Britain, August, 2017 - When you live on a remote island in the Pacific, trying to make a living from gardening or subsistence farming is a daily struggle.
Achieving the SDGs, it is everyone's business
Aug 8, 2017
A universal approach: Why the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) must not be done in isolation. In 2013, a distinguished panel of prime ministers, leaders from civil society, private sector and government from across the globe provided a landmark report on the Post-2015 Development Agenda.
UNDP engages private sector to improve PNG’s climate and weather information
Jul 27, 2017
Lae (Morobe Province), 27 July 2017 – A group of 20 leaders in agribusiness, economic development and agricultural research attended a workshop to discuss a new proposal for funding to assist Papua New Guinea to respond to the challenges of climate change.
PNG partnering with parliamentary clerks globally to support democracy
Jul 17, 2017
Port Moresby, 10 July 2017 – “Usually when I tell people I work at the parliament, they think that I take notes like a court reporter.”
How I ended up interning at the UNDP in Papua New-Guinea
Jun 29, 2017
Read about UNDP's intern, Guido Maschhaupt who spent two months in Papua New Guinea and has a lot to share. Guido has spent two months in PNG and has visited Domil in Jiwaka Province.
Updates Rapid Assessment of Institutional Readiness to Deliver Gender-Based Violence and HIV Services
Aug 3, 2013
NACS in Partnership with UNDP is pleased to share the recently released Rapid Assessment of Institutional Readiness to Deliver Gender-Based Violence and HIV Services in Five Provinces of Papua New Guinea, jointly conducted by PNG National AIDS Council Secretariat and UNDP.
Inter-governmental Financing and Service Delivery Workshop completed successfully
Jun 24, 2013
The National Economic and Fiscal Commission (NEFC) organized a series of regional workshop on the issue of “Intergovernmental Financing and Service Delivery”. The workshops carried out in Alotau from 22 to 24 May for the Southern region; in Lae from 4 to 6 June for the Momasse region and East New Britain from 18 to 20 June for the New Guinea Island region.
Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) in Papua New Guinea
May 20, 2013
The Government of Papua New Guinea’s Department of Finance, has embarked on the implementation of Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) in conducting a self-assessment and diagnostics of the country’s Public Financial Management System (PFMS).
Contribution agreement signed between European Commission and UNDP PNG
May 16, 2013
A contribution agreement has been signed between the EU and UNDP country office in PNG to implement a disaster risk management project titled “Reducing Risk and Building Community Resilience in Autonomous Region of Bougainville’. The project, with a budget of 540,000 Euros will be implemented over a period of 18 months.