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Creating a buzz for Highlands’ honey producers

July 20, 2016

An innovative small company is creating a buzz in Papua New Guinea this week as it launches a mobile support service for local beekeepers in the Eastern Highlands Province. 

El Niño warning bells deafening: early action vital to saving lives

December 14, 2015

Early action must be taken to halt the widespread hunger, thirst and disease taking place in New Zealand’s neighbourhood due to a super-charged El Niño.

Super El Niño hits 4 million across Pacific

October 1, 2015

At least four million people in the Pacific face hunger, water shortages and risk of disease this year and next due to droughts and erratic rains, influenced by climate change and the likely development of a ‘super El Niño’.

Latest blogs

‘It’s my dream to continue this work’

April 3, 2018

Photo: Patrick Moran/OxfamAUS “To the Australians and New Zealanders who are donating their money to support this work, it’s really touching the lives of the rural people. And that’s what I like to see. When you support people it brings joy to your heart."

What do an onion dryer, a honey hotline, a mobile banking service and a newsletter have in common?

July 6, 2017

They’re all improving lives in Papua New Guinea!

Why we walk - tales from Trailwalker

February 9, 2017

  '50 Shades of Chafe' about to embark on Whakatane's wet and windy trails for the 100 kilometre event in 2016. Photo: Nathan Munro.

Latest stories

March 31, 2015

In the Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea, producing and selling honey is proving to be one sweet solution to the sticky problem of increasing family incomes in the region.

March 26, 2015

Chicken rearing is improving the nutrition and boosting incomes for families in a remote part of Papua New Guinea.

January 7, 2015

A bulb onion scheme in Papua New Guinea’s Highlands is changing lives and securing futures for nearly 400 members of a remote community.