#Papua New Guinea

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

    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

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

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 1, 2018

    The effects of chronic malnutrition can last a lifetime. Read more

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

    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

    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

  • Article: Notorious Refugee Detention Center Is Being Closed — But Refugees Refuse to Leave

    Notorious Refugee Detention Center Is Being Closed — But Refugees Refuse to Leave

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 31, 2017

    The refugees say they're fighting for their human rights. Read more

  • Article: Refugees From Notorious Australian Detention Centers Begin Arriving in US

    Refugees From Notorious Australian Detention Centers Begin Arriving in US

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 21, 2017

    Trump called the deal "dumb," "rotten," and "ridiculous." Read more

  • Article: Why Funding Coconut Farms in the South Pacific with UK Aid Is Actually Critically Important

    Why Funding Coconut Farms in the South Pacific with UK Aid Is Actually Critically Important

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 11, 2017

    Coconuts are for life, not just for hipsters. Read more

  • Article: PNG Goes to the Polls as a Record Number of Women Run for Parliament

    PNG Goes to the Polls as a Record Number of Women Run for Parliament

    By Marnie Cunningham|July 12, 2017

    Allegations of corruption, scandal, arrests, resignation and a re-vote Read more