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UNDP 2019 Human Development Report: Human development in Asia-Pacific region advances dramatically, but unevenly

Port Moresby, 11 December 2019 – This week marks the launch of the 2019 Human Development Report, Beyond Income, Beyond Averages, Beyond Today: Inequalities in human development in the 21st Century.  


WHAT IS COP25? With the world's first climate refugees, PNG is at the forefront of climate action

COP25 is a meeting taking place now, over a two week period, in Spain where world leaders and representatives from Governments, civil society experts, youth groups, activists and the private sector…  


Sita, a UN volunteer leaves her home to serve in the Bougainville referendum

Featuring Sita Gurung on International Volunteer Day on 05 December 2019.  


Komo commits to peace

Komo Station, Hela, 28 November 2019 – “One person cannot bring peace into the community. Everyone has to work together including women, leaders and youth. It is everyone’s business to bring peace…  


Communities in Pomio District set to commence cocoa exports to Japan

Port Moresby, 18 November 2019 – The communities of Pomio District, East New Britain push forward with efforts to export high-grade cocoa to Japan.  


PNG Political Parties and Women in Political Leadership Forum

PNG Political Parties & Women in Political Leadership Forum  


Raising Awareness Ahead of the Bougainville Referendum

Want to know why Bougainville is having a referendum, what the options are and next steps, check out the video.  


Call for Applications; Business, Human Rights, and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in PNG

Port Moresby, 21 October 2019 - Applications are open for the training on Business, Human Rights and the Sustainable Development Programme. The training will be held in Port Moresby on the 11 – 15…  


Call for Proposal; Review on Community Based Adaptation

The Global Environment Facility Small Grant Programme (SGP) seeks proposals from organisations to review SGP’s Community Based Adaptation (CBA) Projects.  


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