• 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.

  • Service improvement (DSIP, PSIP and LLGSIP) awareness workshop completed Apr 25, 2013

    The much talked Service Improvement Programs (DSIP/PSIP/LLGSIP) workshop got underway last week on the 17-18th April 2013 in Port Moresby at Hideaway Hotel. This workshop catered for stakeholders from Gulf and Central provinces and the National Capital District. In attendance were Provincial Administrators with their Deputies, District Administrators, LLG Managers/Presidents and Provincial/District Treasurers.

  • Advance MapInfo training completed successfully Apr 8, 2013

    An advance MapInfo training was conducted from the 8th – 19th April, 2013 under the “Disaster Risk Management Mainstreaming Program for Papua New Guinea” which is jointly implemented by UNDP, SOPAC and National Disaster Centre of Papua New Guinea. The main objective of the training was to provide participants with an overview of the potential benefits of using Geographical Information System (GIS) for disaster risk management and other potential applications.