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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…  

Launching the Decade on Ecosystem Restoration in Papua New Guinea #GenerationRestoration #EcosystemRestoration

In this week of World Environment Day, 5 June 2021 – with the global launch of the 2021-2030 Decade on Ecosystem Restoration – Papua New Guinea will see a celebration of events to begin this new…  

World Environment Day 2021 "Protecting Nature in a Climate Emergency"

Join us! Papua New Guinea's first National Protected Areas Forum 2-3 June 2021 & National Environment & Climate Emergency Summit 4 June - Live on facebook @UNDPinPNG & @CEPApng #EcosystemRestoration…  

UNDP and Japan Support Peace through Economic Empowerment in Bougainville

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Papua New Guinea together with the National Government and the Autonomous Bougainville Government today launched a US$2.8 million Sustaining Peace…  

UNDP in Papua New Guinea Update | April 2021

UNDP Papua New Guinea Newsletter | April 2021  

Remarks by Mr. Dirk Wagener, UNDP Resident Representative at the occasion of the Handover of 2 Vehicles and ICT equipment to the National Coordination Office for Bougainville Affairs (NCOBA)

As you are all well aware, the United Nations Development Programme has a long history in Bougainville dating back to the cessation of hostilities at the end of the 1990s. Even before the Peace…  

UNDP supplies vehicles and ICT Equipment in Support of Bougainville Peace Process

Two vehicles and information technology equipment worth Kina 325,000 (USD 92,370) was today handed over in Port Moresby to the National Coordination Office for Bougainville Affairs (NCOBA) by the…  

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…  

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