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Twenty lifesaving ventilators handed over to the Government

Twenty lifesaving ventilators were handed over to the Government of Papua New Guinea to further strengthen the country’s health system at national and provincial levels. A total of 30 ventilators have…  

Digital finance, a lifeline during COVID-19 crisis, can deliver long-term financing of the Sustainable Development Goals

New York City - The unprecedented social and economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on the role of digital finance in providing relief for millions around the world,…  

Partners embrace virtual workspace

The COVID-19 pandemic and the strict measures put in place to stop the spread of the disease such as travel restrictions, physical distancing and working from home has encouraged organisations to go…  

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…  

Online training boosts staff knowledge in environment and community approach

Port Moresby, 16 June 2020: The challenges of COVID-19 are restricting people from attending meetings. Social distancing makes it challenging.  

Papua New Guinea’s Health System Today Receives Much Needed Boost

PORT MORESBY, 06 JUNE 2020 - Papua New Guinea’s health system today received the first batch of six much needed ventilators as part of the country’s COVID-19 preparedness strategy and continuing…  

UNDP working to determine the Impact of COVID-19 on families and local business in Papua New Guinea

Port Moresby, 22 May 2020: COVID-19 is placing extraordinary pressure on economies. Its impacts will be far reaching.  

COVID-19 recovery must deliver universal health insurance, safety nets and affordable internet access, says UNDP

Governments must dramatically overhaul policies and invest in public health, economic stimulus, and social safety nets, to help countries recover faster from the COVID-19 pandemic, says a new report…  

Working from home, a new perspective for Elsie

Here's one of colleague's reflection on what is working from home amidst COVID-19 lock down. Meet Elsie Simeon.  

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