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Papua New Guinea’s COVID Response Boosted with the Donation of Ambulances funded through the UN-India Partnership Fund

The procurement of new ambulances will support efforts to address the unprecedented pressure the latest COVID-19 surge has placed on Papua New Guinea’s health system.  


Morris Opeti: Bai Yumi Go We Nau?

‘Bai Yumi Go We Nau?’ (Where do we go now?) is a song that captures the essence of the very real impact of Climate Change, and rising sea levels, on vulnerable island communities in Papua New Guinea.…  


A continental shift

John Poulsen is the Team Leader and Chief Technical Advisor of the UNDP - Building Resilience to Climate Change project, in Papua New Guinea.  


Volunteerism: Be responsible to make a change

My name is Martha Wame, of Milne Bay and Western Province heritage, and Alotau is my home. I feel volunteerism is so important because it makes you appreciate your community and be responsible to make…  


'Climate Islands Podcast:' Episode 2_ BRCC Mission to AROB and Milne Bay

In this second episode of Climate Islands podcast, the Building Resilience to Climate Change (BRCC) team travel to the Autonomous Region of Bougainville (AROB) and Milne Bay provinces to assess…  


UNDP Papua New Guinea Update | September 2021

We are pleased to share our UNDP Papua New Guinea Newsletter September issue  


#UNGA76 Secretary-General's opening remarks to High-level Dialogue on Energy

It has been 40 years since we last discussed energy at the highest level. Today, we face a moment of truth. Close to 760 million people still lack access to electricity.  


Disaster Management Act under review

A weeklong regional consultation on the review of the Disaster Management Act of 1984 is currently underway at the Lamana Hotel, in Port Moresby.  


Entrepreneurial stars shine at SME Awards

The United Nations Development Programme and United Nations Capital Development Fund proudly recognised two of the country’s rising stars of business at Papua New Guinea’s 2021 Small- Medium…  


Meeting Ms Milka Okiddy

An avid reader and Netflix enthusiast, hailing all the way from Molo in Kenya, Ms. Milka Okiddy is the Operations Manager at UNDP in Papua New Guinea.“I am thankful each morning I wake up to be able…  

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