#Papua New Guinea

  • Article: 'Easily Treatable' Cancers Kill Thousands in the Pacific Each Year
    Health

    'Easily Treatable' Cancers Kill Thousands in the Pacific Each Year

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 13, 2019

    Almost 10,000 Pacific islanders die every year from cancer due to a lack of treatment services. Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Commits $2 Million to Support Polio Eradication in Papua New Guinea
    Health

    New Zealand Commits $2 Million to Support Polio Eradication in Papua New Guinea

    By Madeleine Keck|July 16, 2019

    Papua New Guinea has labeled 2019 as the ‘Year of Immunization’. Read more

  • Article: Australian Global Citizens Support Tuberculosis Eradication Efforts in the Asia Pacific
    AdvocacyHealth

    Australian Global Citizens Support Tuberculosis Eradication Efforts in the Asia Pacific

    June 26, 2019

    Australians stood with campaigners fighting to ensure everybody can live free from the disease. Read more

  • Article: Over 3 Million Children in Papua New Guinea Have Been Vaccinated Against Polio in the Last 10 Months
    Health

    Over 3 Million Children in Papua New Guinea Have Been Vaccinated Against Polio in the Last 10 Months

    By Madeleine Keck  and  Pia Gralki|June 25, 2019

    The nation’s latest vaccination drive is currently underway. Read more

  • Article: Papua New Guinea Is in a Water Crisis. This App Could Change That.
    Water & Sanitation

    Papua New Guinea Is in a Water Crisis. This App Could Change That.

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 24, 2019

    Nearly 5 million people in Papua New Guinea live without close access to clean water. Read more

  • Article: Papua New Guinea Only Has One Radiation Machine. It Doesn't Work.
    Health

    Papua New Guinea Only Has One Radiation Machine. It Doesn't Work.

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 23, 2019

    The country's only radiation machine has been out of service for more than two years. Read more

  • Article: New Asia-Pacific Partnership Aims to Stop Fake Medicines Taking the Region Hostage
    Health

    New Asia-Pacific Partnership Aims to Stop Fake Medicines Taking the Region Hostage

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 13, 2018

    The partnership will enforce workshops, training events, and information sharing activities. Read more

  • Article: A Powerful New Rugby Documentary Aims to Shift Societal Views in Papua New Guinea
    Girls & Women

    A Powerful New Rugby Documentary Aims to Shift Societal Views in Papua New Guinea

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 7, 2018

    This is a documentary for those who believe in the power of sport to propel societal change. Read more