Press releases
  • 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.

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