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USAID and Pacific Community (SPC) Launch PROJECT Governance
September 28, 2021

On September 28, The United States of America, through United States Agency for International Development (USAID), partnered with the Pacific Community (SPC) to launch a new activity called “Promoting Just, Engaged, Civic-minded and Transparent (PROJECT) Governance.” Over five years, PROJECT Governance aims to foster consensus and inclusion in local communities and build understanding and inspire participation in the democratic process.

USAID launches Biodiversity Small Grants for Papua New Guinea
September 14, 2021

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) continues to advance the protection of Papua New Guinea’s rich biodiversity with $466,983.00 in new grants. These funds will reduce threats to biodiversity, strengthen traditional landowners’ rights, and promote women’s economic empowerment.

Federated States of Micronesia President Panuelo and USAID Raise Climate Change Awareness on World Humanitarian Day
August 24, 2021

Federated States of Micronesia President David W. Panuelo, US Ambassador Carmen G. Cantor and USAID Country Coordinator Rodger Garner raised World Humanitarian Day’s 2021 theme of “A global challenge for climate action in solidarity with the people who need it most”.

United States, Taiwan Collaborate to Boost Capacity of Health Workers  in the Pacific Islands
July 13, 2021

On July 13, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (TaiwanICDF) jointly organized a two-part training series to strengthen the capacity of Pacific Island Countries to deliver quality health services to its citizens.

Ambassador McKee Presents GeneXpert Cartridges To PNG Government to Enhance COVID Testing
July 9, 2021

U.S. Ambassador to PNG, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu Erin McKee, on behalf of U.S. government today formally handed over 5,000 GeneXpert SARS-CoV-2 cartridges to Government of Papua New Guinea officials led by Minister of Health & HIV/AIDS, Jelta Wong and Police Commissioner and National Pandemic Response Controller David Manning. The donation is part of the U.S. government’s continuing commitment to support the Government of Papua New Guinea (PNG) to address the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Last updated: September 30, 2021

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