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New System to Enhance Access to Justice for Survivors of Gender-based Violence

The United Nations Development Programme is partnering with the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary (RPNGC) to launch a new information management system that will better protect women and girls…  


Remarks by Mr. Dirk Wagener _ Official Launch of Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary Family and Sexual Violence Unit Information Management System

I am truly delighted to be here today to officially launch the Gender Based Violence Information Management System.  


UNDP Papua New Guinea Update | March 2021

UNDP Papua New Guinea is pleased to share our March 2021 Newsletter.  


‘Still so much to do’

National Women’s Day reminds us of the critical role women play in ensuring healthy, prosperous, and successful societies. It also reminds us of the barriers they continue to face in achieving true…  


Women’s Leadership in a COVID-19 World

Celebrating women on the frontline of the COVID-19 response and recovery for 2021 International Women’s Day, is in honour of women’s leadership roles in Papua New Guinea. The United Nations…  


First ever meeting of Spouses of Parliamentarians

Spouses of parliamentarians led by Madam Rachael Marape, wife of Papua New Guinea Prime Minister, Hon. James Marape and Lady Betty Toroama, wife of Autonomous Region of Bougainville President, Ishmael…  


Rapid Response Facility - COVID-19

In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic and detection of the first in-country COVID-19 case, the Papua New Guinea (PNG) Government enacted a national State of Emergency on 23 March 2020.  


Efforts to get women into Papua New Guinea National Parliament underway

Port Moresby, 19 July 2020 - Without greater numbers of women in Parliament, as an institution it will never be truly representative of all Papua New Guineans.  


UN calls to redouble efforts to prevent and respond to violence against women and children

The United Nations supports Papua New Guinea’s Police Commissioner, Family and Sexual Violence Action Committee, and the many other national institutions calling for urgent action to bring…  


UNDP supports Femili PNG with funding to address GBV

Port Moresby, 1 July 2020 - Gender-based violence (GBV) and Family and Sexual Violence (FSV) continues to be a significant concern in Papua New Guinea. The global COVID-19 pandemic and associated…  

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