Stories from Papua New Guinea

The Hela Provincial Hospital is pleased to announce its partnership with Oil Search to ensure much needed medical specialists continue to deliver much-needed health services to the people of Hela. The Tari-based team, which includes a surgeon, anaesthetist, obstetrician, a theatre nurse and an experienced project coordinator have been sourced from International Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO), an international organisation that for nearly 60 years have placed volunteers in areas that need specific skills.

The Oil Search Health Foundation was formally launched by Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Hon Peter O’Neill on March 28th. Mr O’Neill was accompanied to the launch by PNG Health Minister Jamie Maxtone Graham. The launch was witnessed by more than 100 people, representing the diplomatic community, partners of the Oil Search Health Foundation and […]