Businesses track sustainable development goals contribution
Dec 13, 2017
Port Moresby, 12 December 2017 - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has partnered with the Business Council of Papua New Guinea to prepare a platform that maps business engagement with the Sustainable Development Goals.
Conference to further promote women in politics
Dec 11, 2017
Buka, 11 December 2017 – The Autonomous Region of Bougainville is positioning itself as a progressive government, thanks in part to the continued push for female inclusion within policy, decision making and peace building processes.
Planning for a disaster vital
Dec 8, 2017
Port Moresby, 8 December 2017– Today’s graduation of 22 reprentatives from eight provinces in disaster risk management will improve PNG’s capacity to save the lives of Papua New Guineans in times of natural disasters.
Post PNG releases commemorative APEC Stamps
Dec 4, 2017
4 December 2017, Port Moresby – Post PNG is showcasing the leading role Papua New Guinea attains in APEC by releasing a series of commemorative stamps.
Conservation film evokes political support
Nov 30, 2017
Port Moresby, 29 November 2017 – An inspiring film about conservation and the protection of a rare and unique species of tree kangaroo and its impact on a rural community in West Sepik Province premiered in Papua New Guinea (PNG) on 28 November 2017.
Collectors stamps to commemorate APEC
Nov 23, 2017
23 November 2017, Port Moresby – Post PNG will be releasing new series of collectors stamps to commemorate Papua New Guinea’s historic hosting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation.
Historic Political Party Expo bridges gap
Nov 20, 2017
20 November 2017, Port Moresby: “Know your party, vote your party”, is a vision of the Integrity of Political Parties and Candidates Commission (IPPCC) that will be given centre stage on Saturday 25 November at the first ever expo of political parties in the country.
Community conservation receives support
Nov 17, 2017
Port Moresby, 17 November 2017 – Three communities in East New Britain Province are receiving additional K740, 000 to support conservation activities in their communities.
PNG shares its experience at COP23
Nov 14, 2017
Port Moresby, PNG – An official Side Event hosted by UNDP and supported by the Papua New Guinea Government at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP23) in Bonn, on 16 November will provide a platform for PNG to share with other countries its experiences on how REDD+ can contribute to achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and PNG’s National Determined Contribution (NDC).
Sustainable Development Goals and PNG Businesses
Nov 3, 2017
Richa Verma and Anjori Pasricha work for Socialcops, an Indian data analytics company based in New Delhi. They visited Papua New Guinea in September, as part of a UNDP project to assist businesses track their contribution to the country’s development and specially the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We discussed their observations at the end of their first two week visit. This is what they had to say.