#Papua New Guinea

  • 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

  • Article: Australia to Give $10 Million to Papua New Guinea to Combat Infectious Diseases
    Health

    Australia to Give $10 Million to Papua New Guinea to Combat Infectious Diseases

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 21, 2018

    In July, Papua New Guinea experienced its first outbreak of vaccine-derived polio in 18 years. Read more

  • Article: Nearly 50% of Papua New Guinea's Children Are Malnourished
    Food & Hunger

    Nearly 50% of Papua New Guinea's Children Are Malnourished

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 1, 2018

    The effects can last a lifetime. Read more

  • Article: Polio Discovered in Papua New Guinea for the First Time in 20 Years
    Health

    Polio Discovered in Papua New Guinea for the First Time in 20 Years

    By Madeleine Keck|July 6, 2018

    There has never been a more important time to vaccinate every child. Read more

  • Article: The Last Protesting Refugees Were Just Forcibly Removed From Australian Camp on Manus Island
    Citizenship

    The Last Protesting Refugees Were Just Forcibly Removed From Australian Camp on Manus Island

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 27, 2017

    The refugees are demanding humane treatment. Read more