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Weather Alert: U.S. Embassy Port Moresby, covering Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu

Location:  Pacific Ocean / Southwest Pacific Basin Event:  Tropical Cyclone Season in the South Pacific Ocean began November 1, 2020 and ends on April 30, 2021. The New Zealand National Institute for Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) forecasts that 8 to10 named tropical cyclones could occur in the Southwest Pacific Basin between now and April 2021. The U.S. Embassy and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommend that U.S. citizens in Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu make preparations for ...
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2020 Young Pacific Leaders Conference

Papua New Guinea – U.S. Embassy Port Moresby, in partnership with Cultural Vistas, is pleased to announce the 77 leaders from 21 Pacific countries and territories chosen to participate in the 2020 Young Pacific Leaders (YPL) Conference program. All Delegates and Alumni Mentors participating in this program were selected through a competitive application process across the ...
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U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation 2021 Small Grants Application Guide

Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Notice of Funding Opportunity US Embassy Port Moresby extends an invitation to interested implementers to submit a ‘concept’ note for the AFCP 2021 funding opportunity. Submission deadline is November 26, 2020 @ 11:59pm US Embassy Port Moresby, the Cultural Heritage Center (“the Center”) in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By

If you plan to vote in the November 2020 election it is important to ACT NOW!  Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away! Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the United States – but you can get assistance in requesting and returning your absentee ballot.  Many states require voted ...
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United States Government Returns Cultural Artifacts to Papua New Guinea

United States Government Returns Cultural Artifacts to Papua New Guinea United States Ambassador to Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu Erin McKee today formally handed over to the PNG National Museum and Gallery 133 cultural artifacts recovered from an illegal collection in the United States. “I am honored to be able to return these ...
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