U.S. Government Launches Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic in Port Moresby

The U.S. government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with ExxonMobil PNG, the Motu Koita Assembly, and the National Capital District (NCD) Provincial Health Authority, launched a second mobile vaccination clinic in Port Moresby on October 15 to support rollout of COVID-19 vaccines. This second mobile vaccination clinic joins the ...
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Empowering Women in ICT workshop

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea – The U.S. Embassy hosted its first ever virtual workshop for 13 aspiring and established professional women in the information communication technology (ICT) space. The four-day virtual ‘Empowering Women in ICT’ workshop began on September 27-30, 2021, at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Port Moresby. The workshop is in line ...
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USAID launches Biodiversity Small Grants for Papua New Guinea

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) continues to advance the protection of Papua New Guinea’s rich biodiversity with $466,983 in new grants. These funds will reduce threats to biodiversity, strengthen traditional landowners’ rights, and promote women’s economic empowerment. “Conserving PNG’s natural heritage comes at a critical time when ...
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U.S. Government Witnesses signing of Mt Goplom Conservation Deed at Kwiop Village, Jiwaka Province.

Jiwaka, Papua New Guinea – U.S. Ambassador to Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu Erin Mckee witnessed the signing of the Mt Goplom conservation deed at Kwiop village in the Jimi District of Jiwaka Province. Ambassador McKee joined PNG government representatives led by Jimi Open MP and Minister for Community Development, Youth and Religion ...
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The United States Donates 302,400 Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Doses to Papua New Guinea

Approximately 302,400 life-saving doses of the Johnson & Johnson single-shot vaccine will arrive in Papua New Guinea through the COVAX facility.  The donation aims to assist Papua New Guinea in its fight against COVID-19.  Today’s first shipment is part of the 80 million doses of vaccine that President Biden committed from the U.S. vaccine supply ...
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U.S. Embassy Launches 2021 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program

U.S. Embassy Launches 2021 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program   Port Moresby, February 17, 2021. The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the annual competition for the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program for the academic year 2021-2022. The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) provides a diverse group of emerging student leaders with a scholarship for one ...
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