Archive for the ‘PNG News’ Category

6, Jun

  As the UN Commission on the Oceans gathers in Sweden for this World Day of the Ocean on 8 June, the Catholic Bishops of Papua New Guinea (PNG) and Solomon Islands are urging the PNG Government to ban deep sea mining.

27, May

    Susan Miller of Presentation Sisters Wagga Wagga, has collated insights from participants at the Nagle Educational Alliance of Australia (NEAA) Conference held in Sydney 3-5 May 2017.

12, May

  Two of the very first cohort of students to attend primary school with the Presentation Sisters at Malol, Papua New Guinea, close to 50 years ago, are visiting with Presentation people and schools in Australia. Husband and wife –  Job, a District Education Manager with the PNG Government, and Alexia, a counsellor and former […]

7, Mar

  In their latest news bulletin, PNG Presentation sisters tell of their community care work with marginalised and remote communities – at Arop on the Aitape coast and in the mountains at Ningil.  

17, Oct

The Presentation focus for International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on 17 October 2016 is support to the villagers of Arop, Papua New Guinea for a clean water system. The launch of the system on 15 August 2016 saw 20 tanks installed for people who have suffered re-location after the devastation of their coastal […]

11, Oct

Catherine Mur, pbvm of the Presentation Sisters in Papua New Guinea shares the success of the ‘women in business’ program which is working with more than 500 village women in some of the poorest and remote communities of the central highlands region. Low interest loans have been provided to over half of the women and living standards […]