The Gangs of Papua New Guinea | 101 East

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “The Gangs of Papua New Guinea | 101 East” – below is their description. Port Moresby, the capital of Papua New Guinea, is regularly ranked one of the most dangerous cities in the world. From armed robberies and car-jackings to murders, the gangs who rule the streets … Read more The Gangs of Papua New Guinea | 101 East

WHO COVID-19 Update (16 April 2021)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “WHO COVID-19 Update (16 April 2021)” – below is their description. WHO’s chief Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said that in Papua New Guinea, there is large-scale community transmission in the capital Port Moresby and the Western Province, and all 22 provinces have now reported COVID-19 cases. Speaking to … Read more WHO COVID-19 Update (16 April 2021)

Papua New Guinea faces enormous task to get COVID-19 vaccine to remote regions | 7.30

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Papua New Guinea faces enormous task to get COVID-19 vaccine to remote regions | 7.30” – below is their description. Australia has delivered more than 8,000 COVID vaccines to Papua New Guinea, but the country faces an enormous task to get them to frontline health workers in … Read more Papua New Guinea faces enormous task to get COVID-19 vaccine to remote regions | 7.30

Australian medical team touches down in Port Moresby with emergency vaccines | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Australian medical team touches down in Port Moresby with emergency vaccines | ABC News” – below is their description. The first batch of COVID-19 vaccines has arrived in Papua New Guinea from Australia. The doses will be given to health workers as infections in the country continue … Read more Australian medical team touches down in Port Moresby with emergency vaccines | ABC News

| The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “| The World” – below is their description. Papua New Guinea is facing a growing crisis as its second wave of coronavirus threatens to overwhelm medical services in the nation. The situation has also seen Cairns Hospital declare a “code yellow” emergency, as they treat an influx … Read more | The World

They built their own town — 20 years on, the owner wants the land back | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “They built their own town — 20 years on, the owner wants the land back | ABC News” – below is their description. Faced with nowhere to live in Papua New Guinea’s crowded capital Port Moresby, a group of people decided to build their own community on … Read more They built their own town — 20 years on, the owner wants the land back | ABC News

Australian health workers travel to Papua New Guinea to help after a spike in cases | ABC News

Prime Minister Scott Morrison will tomorrow hold a virtual summit with his counterpart in Papua New Guinea. A team of Australian health workers has flown to PNG to help with coronavirus infections, after a recent spike in the capital of Port Moresby. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-08-04/coronavirus-update-australia-covid19-august-4/12519796 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You … Read more Australian health workers travel to Papua New Guinea to help after a spike in cases | ABC News

PNG’s PM tested for coronavirus after worker at COVID-19 operations centre tests positive | ABC News

The National Operations Centre in the capital Port Moresby is now in lockdown, and all workers and visitors to the centre in the past seven days are being tested, including PM James Marape. Image: PNG Prime Minister’s Office Read more here: https://ab.co/2wMNnmv For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC … Read more PNG’s PM tested for coronavirus after worker at COVID-19 operations centre tests positive | ABC News

Earthquake Hits Northern Coast of Papua New Guinea

An earthquake hit Papua New Guinea at 09:38 local time on Monday 1st August 2011. Located North of the capital, Port Moresby, and East of Wewak, the quake measured a magnitude of 6.8. The event took place 16.8km below the surface of the earth some 20km off the Northern coast of PNG. There is not … Read more Earthquake Hits Northern Coast of Papua New Guinea

HMAS Tobruk Arrives in Papua New Guinea

Australian Defence Force personnel aboard HMAS Tobruk have arrived in Papua New Guinea as part of a humanitarian mission alongside the United State’s ship, Vandegrift. The US sponsored “Pacific Partnership 2010” program aims to strengthen the capacity of Pacific nations to deal with disasters such as the 2004 tsunami, as well as increase collaboration between … Read more HMAS Tobruk Arrives in Papua New Guinea