VSO has been working in PNG since 1960, placing over 2,100 international volunteers to support local partners and government in 15 provinces.
We're building on our achievements through targeted engagement with government, private sector and civil society. If are interested in parterning with us, please get in touch.
VSO Papua New Guinea
PO Box 1061, Madang, Madang Province, Papua New Guinea
Telephone: (+675) 4221924/4221925
Programmes and projects
Education projects in PNG
Training teachers in up-to-date methods like phonics to improve teaching and learning.
Health projects in PNG
Improving maternal and neonatal healthcare, nutrition services and nurse education.
We receive grants from around ten major donors including:
- the UK’s Department for International Development (DfID),
- the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT),
- UNICEF and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Our annual income is £3.2 million and we manage donor projects of up to £2m.