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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.  

Government scales up its effort to fight climate change

Port Moresby, 08 August 2019 – Government is today hosting a forum as part of its efforts to prepare a climate action road map guided by Sustainable Development Goal 13, a Goal highlighting action to…  

Announcing Vala North film

ANNOUNCING ‘Vala North,’ a captivating film that tells the story of how communities in New Ireland Province exercise natural resource management through traditional practices.  

Government take lead in protecting PNG's sustainable Palm Oil sector

Palm oil production remains important to Papua New Guinea’s economy.  

Financial education in Papua New Guinea,key to informative choices on pay-day lending

Many low-income working families in Papua New Guinea struggle to manage everyday cash flow. A lack of savings to buffer against financial woes, such as emergency medical bills, traditional…  

UN strongly condemns Tari massacre and calls for immediate intervention

Port Moresby, July 11, 2019 – The United Nations (UN) in Papua New Guinea strongly condemns the brutal massacre of 24 people in Hela Province over the weekend and calls for immediate intervention to…  

Second Joint Awareness roadshow concludes in Kunua, AROB

Arawa, Bougainville, 01st July 2019 – As part of an ongoing joint initiative between the National Government and the Autonomous Bougainville Government (ABG), the United Nations Development…  

Investing in Green Commodities to improve community livelihoods for people in Pomio district, East New Britain

Port Moresby, 20 June 2019– The communities of Pomio District, East New Britain are gaining momentum in their efforts to break into new global markets with their local cocoa products.  

Papua New Guinea’s Innovative Drive Against Corruption is a Spark for Change in Solomon Islands and Vanuatu

The Papua New Guinea’s Phones Against Corruption initiative driven by the finance department and supported by UNDP have received regional and global attention as one of most innovative approach to…  

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