Papua New Guinea
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12 December 2006
The joys of volunteering by Bronwyn White
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea: Papua New Guinea is the land of the unexpected in everyway, unexpected joy, and unexpected devastation. As a medical officer in PNG I had unimaginable adventures, experiencing daily challenges, jubilation, tears, desolation, elation, fear, failure but endless fulfilment.  Read article
More about: HIV/AIDS
06 December 2004
Papua New Guinean youth speak out during IVD celebrations 
Port Moresby: International Volunteer Day (IVD) celebrations turned the spotlight on the young population of Papua New Guinea through a youth festival held on 5 December in the capital Port Moresby.  Read article
From: UN Volunteers Papua New Guinea
More about: Activism  Young volunteers
30 November 2004
Family Arts Festival in Papua New Guinea 
Waigani, Papua New Guinea: The uplifting, flexible energy of our kids will fill Sir John Guise Stadium in Waigani on 4 December, as families mark World AIDS Day and International Volunteers Day.  Read article
More about: Advocacy  Children
10 October 2004
A rationale for the application of ‘Gift-exchange’ paradigm in Melanesian culture by Murray E Millar
In Papua New Guinea, “to be called a volunteer can even be considered insulting,” writes Murray Miller, former Country Director for the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in Cambodia. His paper is one of the first to delve into formal volunteering in the Melanesian culture.  Read article
05 December 2000
International Volunteers Day and Launching of the International Year of Volunteers 2001 Papua New Guinea December 5, 2000 

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