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UNDP Papua New Guinea Update | July 2021

UNDP Papua New Guinea Newsletter | July 2021  


2021 World Humanitarian Day: Where do we go?

“OUR island is smaller now than it was before. The soil isn’t fertile like it used to be, we can’t grow anything here,” remembers Sipora Nargara. Life on Aromot Island was good, it isn’t the same…  


Anti-Corruption efforts given critical boost with new project commitment

Preventing and countering corruption in Papua New Guinea today benefits from the launch of a new United Nations-led anti-corruption project adding significant resources to current efforts.  


Working to ‘Green’ Papua New Guinea’s Economy

Climate action has been given a significant boost with the launch of an exciting initiative to mitigate carbon emissions and demonstrate the potential of ‘green’ commodities.  


UNDP Papua New Guinea Update | June 2021

UNDP Papua New Guinea Newsletter | June 2021  


'Climate Islands:' New podcast series by UNDP in PNG – Episode 1

Dr John Poulsen, a climate change and disaster risk reduction expert has worked across the world on the impacts of climate change on communities. On the islands of Morobe Province, in Papua New…  


Reports from the field - Bougainville Transition Dialogues

fter the Bougainville Referendum of 2019, in which 97.7 per cent of Bougainvilleans expressed their preference for a future independent of Papua New Guinea, the two Governments must consult and agree…  


Sustaining Papua New Guinea’s Blue Economy

Papua New Guinea’s marine environment is vast and diverse, covering approximately 1.6 million square kilometres. It lies at the heart of the Coral Triangle, with the highest coral diversity in the…  


Remarks by Mr Dirk Wagener at the occasion of the World Environment Day 2021 National Protected Areas Forum

I am honored to be here today to open the 1st Papua New Guinea National Protected Areas Forum.  


Remarks by Mr. Dirk Wagener, UNDP Resident Representative at the occasion of the WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY 2021 Environment & Climate Emergency Summit

I am honored to be here at this landmark First National Environment and Climate Emergency Summit. It comes at a critical time to reverse the impacts of climate change - and a call to action to restore…  

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