Health teams visit New Ireland Province

Tuesday 20 July  2021 A joint Papua New Guinea National Department of Health (NDOH) Emergency Medical Team (EMT) and WHO Papua New Guinea clinical management and Infection Prevention Control (IPC) teams are currently in New Ireland province to support the COVID-19 response. They will work together in building capacity, focusing on the management of acute

200 people vaccinated today at VC, Port Moresby

Saturday 24 July 2021 TWO HUNDRED people were vaccinated today at the Vision City shopping mall in Port Moresby,  in a vaccine drive initiated by the National Control Centre ,  in the ongoing flight to make the city safer and stronger against COVID-19. The National Control Centre in collaboration with the Vision City conducted the onsite vaccination

PNG records its first case of Delta Variant

Papua New Guinea  today   detected   its first  single positive COVID-19 case with the Delta mutation  in the country. Deputy Controller of the PNG COVID-19 National Pandemic Response Dr Esorom  Daoni  confirmed  that the case, PNG’s first and only case, is a 65-year-old male, who is a Philippine national.The case is currently in isolation at the