The Oil Search Foundation is a development partner in Papua New Guinea delivering signature programs and grant management solutions to support the national development agenda in the areas of health, leadership and education, and women’s protection and empowerment. Established and supported by Oil Search, the Foundation has a comparative advantage working in the Papua New Guinea Highlands and Gulf region.
Every adult and child in Papua New Guinea has access to functioning and effective health and education services.
To contribute to nationwide development goals by working in partnership with government and stakeholders to improve development outcomes and achieve system stability and functionality.
We are a caring organisation that operates with high integrity and respect. We are passionate about development and strive to deliver excellence through innovation and partnership with a diverse and highly responsible workforce.
Stories from Papua New Guinea
From the blog: The Oil Search Foundation in action
At a recent meeting in Port Moresby I was perplexed to hear that many of the first line service providers that help women escaping violence have no first aid training. This group is made up of Human Rights Defenders, Safe Houses, Police and Ward level representatives as well as members of the Family and Sexual Violence Action Committee (FSVAC).
Last week a delegation of representatives from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, the National Department of Health, the Global Fund’s PNG Country Coordinating Mechanism, World Vision, Populations Services International and the Oil Search Foundation visited Mt Hagen and Goroka.