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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…  


Indigenous knowledge essential for sustainable development

Mr. Ben Ruli recently completed a year long Indigenous People’s Fellowship under the Global Environment Facility’s Small Grants Programme.  


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,…  


Successful Launch of the Bougainville Post Referendum Support Project

Following the successful conduct of the 2019 Bougainville Referendum, UNDP has designed a new two-year Post Referendum Support Project to assist the National Government and the Autonomous Bougainville…  


National Adaptation Plan project launched

Successful Launch of the Bougainville Post Referendum Process Support Project Following the successful conduct of the 2019 Bougainville Referendum, UNDP has designed a new two-year Post Referendum…  


UNDP supports Government deliver innovative conservation financing solutions

Papua New Guinea’s biodiversity is unique. It faces however many challenges, among them, how to best ensure sustainable financing for conservation efforts.  


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…  


Meeting with Locally Managed Marine Area held in WNB

A series of engagements and consultations to inform stakeholders on the importance of Social and Environmental Safeguard assessments was held at West New Britain by the Sustainable Financing Project…  


Living in harmony with nature

Gideon Warite is from the Koiari Tribe of the Sogeri Plateau. He is one of 10 National United Nations Volunteer (UNV) Community Rangers at the Varirata National Park, situated about 48km east of Port…  


Support to family and sexual violence unit

UNDP will provide much needed support to the Royal PNG Constabulary’s Family and Sexual Violence Unit (FSVU) in their efforts to stop gender-based violence in the community.  

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