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Delivering fresh drinking water to remote West Sepik

Reaching the hinterlands of Vanimo-Green River District in West Sepik Province is a journey not for the faint of heart.  


Value of nature: Papua New Guinea's biodiversity a win-win for people and planet

The importance of accounting for biodiversity and ecosystem services for future economic and environment sustainability is growing globally with Papua New Guinea now joining these efforts.  


New System to Enhance Access to Justice for Survivors of Gender-based Violence

The United Nations Development Programme is partnering with the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary (RPNGC) to launch a new information management system that will better protect women and girls…  


‘Still so much to do’

National Women’s Day reminds us of the critical role women play in ensuring healthy, prosperous, and successful societies. It also reminds us of the barriers they continue to face in achieving true…  


Women’s Leadership in a COVID-19 World

Celebrating women on the frontline of the COVID-19 response and recovery for 2021 International Women’s Day, is in honour of women’s leadership roles in Papua New Guinea. The United Nations…  


Celebrating World Wildlife Day in Papua New Guinea

World Wildlife Day, on 3 March, is an opportunity to celebrate Papua New Guinea’s exceptional wildlife, and the forests that sustain our people and Planet.  


IT equipment handed over to The Department of Justice & Attorney General

IT equipment worth approximately K135,000 were handed over to the Department of Justice & Attorney General (DJAG) by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).  


“Now it’s unpredictable” - Young people facing Climate Change in Papua New Guinea

Growing up on an island, Kim Allen is acutely aware of climate change  



Climate Change action reaches Bougainville

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Papua New Guinea, in partnership with the Climate Change and Development Authority (CCDA), continues to drive national climate action for remote…  

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