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The Formal, the Informal, and the Precarious: Making a Living in Urban Papua New Guinea

For many Papua New Guineans, the dominant accounts of 'the economy' – contained within development reports, government documents and the media – do not adequ

Using Mobile Phones to Track Anti-Witchcraft Violence in Papua New Guinea

This In Brief outlines the role new mobile phone– based research techniques can play in addressing this information deficit.

Money and Values in Urban Settlement Households in Port Moresby Part 1: Money is Important, So Are Children, Water and Firewood

This In Brief presents some preliminary findings of my doctoral research examining the politicaleconomy context of livelihoods in urban informal settlements

Australia's New Aid Paradigm and the Natural Resource Curse

On 18 June 2014, the Australian Government announced its new approach to overseas development with an emphasis on sustainable economic growth and poverty red

In her eyes

New research explores how women are challenging stereotypes and taking up leadership roles across Papua New Guinea.

Big Men Drink Beer; Drunk Big Men Do Not Hit Women

Alcohol-related violence among security-sector forces in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (PNG), highlights ongoing concerns regarding security and violence.

Status Quo and Emerging Challenges in Information & Communication Technology for Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea (PNG) is witnessing an onslaught of information and communication technology (ICT) services, courtesy of Digicel — a new and dominant player

Brokering Linkages for Service Delivery and Market Access in Remote Papua New Guinea

CARE has been implementing the Integrated Community Development Project (ICDP), with funding from the Australian Government, since 2009.

Miners ‘Train’ Journalists

This In Brief reports on the fourth annual Media Workshop (8–9 May 2014) sponsored by the Papua New Guinea (PNG) Chamber of Mines and Petroleum for journalis

Operationalising the United Nations’ ‘Protect, Respect and Remedy’ Framework at the Porgera Gold Mine, Papua New Guinea

This In Brief discusses new research undertaken by Sinclair Dinnen and Kylie McKenna in Port Moresby and the Porgera gold mine in Enga Province in early Nove

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