PNG Women’s Forum Highlands Region 2017

The U.S. Embassy Port Moresby, the Papua New Guinea Tribal Foundation, and the Department of Community Development, Religion and Sports are hosting the 2017 PNG Women’s Forum, Highlands Region, in Goroka on 7-8 February 2017.

This Regional Forum is in response to overwhelming requests from women across Papua New Guinea that the Forum extend its reach outside Port Moresby.

Applications were open to women who serve in leadership roles within community and civil society groups, individual women leaders and women’s empowerment advocates, women entrepreneurs, emerging young leaders, up and coming public servants, and other leading women in the Highlands region Men with a strong interest in women’s empowerment and gender equality were also encouraged to apply.

Forum program is available here

More information can be accessed here.