Cadets Set Sail on MVSzechuen

Cadets Set Sail on MVSzechuen

Papua New Guinea saw its first batch of female cadets step on board the MV Szechuen deep-sea vessel last Monday. The five young women training to become Officers of the Watch Deck are pioneers in a groundbreaking partnership between the Australian Government and...
Ethical Leadership Training for Recent Graduates

Ethical Leadership Training for Recent Graduates

Australia Awards Scholarships are a commitment to the long-term development needs of Papua New Guinea – and that doesn’t stop when scholarship awardees graduate. Once back in Papua New Guinea, freshly graduated alumni are helped to develop the skills, attributes and...
Perseverance paves the way to young man’s dream

Perseverance paves the way to young man’s dream

Persistence, drive and passion can take you places, even if you begin in the most remote places in Papua New Guinea. Bill Wain from the small village of Murip in the Mul Baiyer District outside of Mt Hagen was born to subsistence farming parents and could have been...