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Country Profiles

  • APEC Individual Action Plan - PNG
    Report updated annually by each Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Member Economy recording its actions that help realize the APEC goal.
  • Australian Government - PNG
    Country profile, economic and trade information, and foreign relations from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
  • BBC News Profile - PNG
    A guide to history, politics and economic background of countries from BBC News.
  • CIA World Factbook - PNG
    Country profile provides information on country background, geography, people, government, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues.
  • FAO and PNG
    Information on economic and agricultural issues from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). It also has a good selection of maps.
  • Human Development Report on PNG
    Provides quick statistics on human development, economy, labor force, and population from the United Nations Development Programme. Country factsheet is also available.
  • IAEA - PNG
    Country factsheet on multilateral and safeguard agreements from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
  • IMF - PNG
    Country information, reports and publications from the International Monetary Fund.
  • ITC - PNG
    Country-specific trade and market profiles, map, and trade statistics from the International Trade Centre (ITC).
  • Library of Congress - PNG
    Country portal and resources compiled by the Library of Congress subject experts.
  • OHCHR - PNG
    Country background, treaties, reporting status, calendar of events and publications related to human rights from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR).
  • UNESCO Worldwide - PNG
    Highlights cooperation between the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and its Member States.
  • UNFPA Country Profile - PNG
    "The United Nations Population Fund ( UNFPA) supports countries in using population data for policies and programmes to reduce poverty and to ensure that every pregnancy is wanted, every birth is safe, every young person is free of HIV/AIDS, and every girl and woman is treated with dignity and respect."
  • United Kingdom's Foreign and Commonwealth Office - PNG
    Country profile covering history, politics, economy, human rights, relations with the UK, and travel.
  • United Nations Country @ a Glance - PNG
    Country overview, news, economy, environment, health and technology from the United Nations Cyberschoolbus.
  • United Nations Statistics Division: Environment Snapshot - PNG
    Country snapshots offer national environment statistics.
  • United Nations Statistics Division: National Accounts - PNG
    "Statistics database contains a complete and consistent set of time series from 1970 onwards of main national accounts aggregates for all UN Members States and all other countries and areas in the world."
  • U.S. Census Bureau Foreign Trade Statistics - PNG
    U.S. trade in goods (imports, exports and balance) with PNG.
  • U.S. Department of Energy - PNG
    Country energy profile for production, consumption, U.S. oil imports, and CO2 emissions.

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Articles and Databases

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Diplomatic Relations
Diplomacy, Programs and Aid

  • Asian Development Bank - PNG
    Projects, publications, and news about the PNG and the ADB.
  • Commonwealth of Nations - PNG
    "The Commonwealth is an association of 53 independent states consulting and co-operating in the common interests of their peoples and in the promotion of international understanding and world peace. The Commonwealth's 2 billion citizens, about 30 per cent of the world's population, are drawn from the broadest range of faiths, races, cultures and traditions."
  • Diplomacy Monitor (St. Thomas University School of Law)
    Indexes current government news releases and other documents on diplomatic issues. Browse for documents by topic or documents issued by or affecting a particular nation.
  • Embassy of Papua New Guinea in Washington, DC
    Diplomatic representation of PNG in the United States.
  • Embassy of the United States in Port Moresby, PNG
    Diplomatic representation of the U.S. in the PNG.
  • EU Relations with Papua New Guinea
    Overview, country strategy, EU support, and documents on the European Union's relations with PNG.
  • G-77 at the United Nations
    The Group of 77 is an intergovernmental organization of developing states in the UN. It provides the means for the countries of the South to articulate and promote their collective economic interests and enhance their joint negotiating capacity on all major international economic issues within the United Nations system, and promote South-South cooperation for development. There are now 130 member states (including the PNG), although the name G-77 was retained because of its historical significance.
  • ReliefWeb - PNG
    ReliefWeb, administered by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), provides news, documents, maps, and background information on emergency assistance by country.
  • UNHCR
    News, operations, statistics, background, analysis and policy, and maps from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Select Papua New Guinea from the "Browse by country" drop-down menu on the right.
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in PNG
    UNDP helps countries work toward human rights, democratic governance, poverty reduction, crisis prevention and recovery, energy and environment for sustainable development, and HIV/AIDS prevention.
  • United Nations Division for Sustainable Development - PNG
    Economic, social and environmental policies and plans for sustainable development from the UN Department Economic and Social Affairs.
  • U.S. Department of State - PNG
    U.S.-PNG relations, humanitarian assistance, reconstruction, and country background notes.
  • World Bank - PNG
    World Bank data, projects, and research in Papua New Guinea.
  • World Trade Organization - PNG
    Provides key information on trade statistics, WTO commitments, disputes, trade policy reviews, and notifications for member countries.

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Health

  • UNAIDS - PNG
    Country situation analysis and news from the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS.
  • USAID Health: HIV/AIDS - PNG
    United States Agency for International Development (USAID) HIV/AIDS programs in PNG.
  • WHO - PNG
    Information and statistics on the status of public health in Papua New Guinea from the World Health Organization (WHO).
  • WHO-WPRO
    Official site of the World Health Organization Western Pacific Regional Office (WHO-WPRO). 

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Peacekeeping and Military Information

  • Mutual Assistance Programme (MAP)
    Defense assistance from New Zealand for Brunei, Cook Islands, Malaysia, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Thailand, Tonga, Vanuatu, and Western Samoa.
  • Papua New Guinea : Security Assistance
    Country-by-country listing provides information on Political-Military-administered security assistance funds from the Bureau of Political-Military Affairs.
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