Papua New Guinea

Illicit Small Arms in the Pacific: Cause for Concern?

Illicit small arms1 can cause insecurity and instability for populations, governments, and regions alike, whether used in civil disorder, crime or conflict.

The Role of Community in an Alternative Mediation Forum in West New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea: Legal Innovation Part 2

This In Brief contributes to a discussion of access to justice, and legal practices in Papua New Guinea.

Police Development in Papua New Guinea: The Need for More Innovation

Since the late 1980s, a succession of Australianfunded programs has sought to strengthen the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary (RPNGC).

Papua New Guinea National Census 2011: Rates of Population Change in Local Level Government Areas

In January 2014, the Papua New Guinea (PNG) National Statistical Office (NSO) published the results of the 2011 national census (NSO 2014b).

Mobile Phones and Development in Papua New Guinea: Guiding Principles

This In Brief gives an overview of lessons learnt from three research projects using mobile phones for development purposes, conducted in Papua New Guinea (P

Impact of Mobile Phone Usage in Papua New Guinea

Until the second half of 2007, information and communication technology (ICT) services in Papua New Guinea (PNG) were limited to urban centres under the mono

From Producer-Sellers to Middlemen: Changes in Melanesian Marketplaces

Marketplaces are ubiquitous throughout Melanesia, central to the lives and livelihoods of both rural and urban people.

Elections Trends in Melanesia and Prospects for the 2014 Solomon Islands Elections

With Solomon Islands due to go to the polls in late 2014, it is timely to reflect on how elections in Melanesia are trending, and what we might expect with t

Transforming Workplace Norms in PNG: The Role of the Business Coalition for Women

Announcing Australia's 'new aid paradigm' in June 2014, Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, said: 'We will focus in particular on women's economic empowerment —

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