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Government scales up its effort to fight climate change

Port Moresby, 08 August 2019 – Government is today hosting a forum as part of its efforts to prepare a climate action road map guided by Sustainable Development Goal 13, a Goal highlighting action to…  


Announcing Vala North film

ANNOUNCING ‘Vala North,’ a captivating film that tells the story of how communities in New Ireland Province exercise natural resource management through traditional practices.  


UN strongly condemns Tari massacre and calls for immediate intervention

Port Moresby, July 11, 2019 – The United Nations (UN) in Papua New Guinea strongly condemns the brutal massacre of 24 people in Hela Province over the weekend and calls for immediate intervention to…  


Second Joint Awareness roadshow concludes in Kunua, AROB

Arawa, Bougainville, 01st July 2019 – As part of an ongoing joint initiative between the National Government and the Autonomous Bougainville Government (ABG), the United Nations Development…  


Investing in Green Commodities to improve community livelihoods for people in Pomio district, East New Britain

Port Moresby, 20 June 2019– The communities of Pomio District, East New Britain are gaining momentum in their efforts to break into new global markets with their local cocoa products.  


Review of PNG’s Climate Change (Manangement) Act hits First Milestone

Kimbe, West New Britain, 12 June 2019- The Climate Change and Development Authority (CCDA) has commenced stakeholder consultations across all regions with the first of four stakeholder consultations…  


USAID partnership to support communities address climate change

Port Moresby, 07 June 2019– Today the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have agreed to collaborate more closely to…  


UNDP urge PNG to protect its incredible and unique natural wonders

World Environment Day is celebrated on the 5th of June every year. The event is used by the United Nations and its members to encourage action to protect our environment.  


Improving efficiency in forestry planning in PNG underway

Bialla, West New Britain, 04 June 2019: Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) forests play a vital role in the economy and wellbeing of the country.  

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