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These cities from our neighbourhood are the world's worst for living

Pakistan’s Karachi city and Bangladesh’s capital city Dhaka have been named among the least liveable cities of the world, says a survey.

According to Global Liveability Report compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit, Karachi maintains its 134th rank in the listing of 140 cities, only managing to fare better than Port Moresby, Dhaka, Tripoli, Lagos and Damascus. 115 more words

Parkop Plans to Transform NCD into a ‘21st Century City’

August 11, 2017

The National

NATIONAL Capital District Governor Powes Parkop plans to transform Port Moresby over the next five years into a “21st century city”. 186 more words


Port Moresby to Debut, Indonesia

Port Moresby and the Royal Papua Yacht Club

Farewell drinks in Port Moresby with rally group

Our small fleet of 10 yachts, flying flags from 7 different countries, departed from Port Moresby for our passage to Indonesia on the tail end of a strong blow, so there was an expected large swell and the ever present trade winds blowing 20-25 knots behind our beam, with unusual lulls followed by blows gusting 30-40 knots at various times. 2,481 more words

Our Story

New Caledonia, Entrecasteaux Reefs and passage to Port Moresby

Sorry folks- this is a long posting as we have been on the move and there is a lot to share so that I am up to date. 4,518 more words

Our Story

Mr. Hansen (Part one)

I read a lot of books back in high school that were recommended by our Lit teacher Mr. Hansen who we had high respect for. He was the type of teacher that you’d look at… And see him as a mentor of some sort in your life. 1,095 more words


Call for papers: PNG IMPACT conference 2017



In July 2015 the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) and James Cook University (JCU) commenced a three year twinning project, funded by the Australian Government. 218 more words

Events And Conferences

Guest Post: Village Life in Papua New Guinea

By Guest Lecturer Dr. Ken Beattie

The amazing island paradise of Papua New Guinea is rife with contrasts. Papua New Guinea, or PNG as many refer to it, is the eastern portion of the island of new Guinea. 533 more words