Oil Search Foundation has educated and sensitised close to a thousand people since it commenced its role as Principal Recipient of a Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria grant in 2015.
Oil Search is once again raising the profile of violence against women and girls.
The Oil Search Foundation, through the Global Fund HIV Grant, continues to work with its partners at the grassroots level to manage the impact of HIV around the country.
Oil Search Foundation (OSF) recently organised an awareness session on the Family Protection Act (FPA) for the Oil Search staff in Port Moresby office.
The Oil Search Foundation (OSF) recently partnered with Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) to deliver HIV and gender-based violence sensitisation training in Lae recently, as part of their joint initiative to ensure uptake of HIV services in Morobe and Madang.
Spreading awareness on stigma and discrimination associated with the burden of TB will be a focus for the Oil Search Foundation as it takes the “Unite to End TB” message to the Kaugere Community in the nation’s capital to mark World TB Day on Friday 24 March.
International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT) was created in 2004 to draw the attention of policymakers, opinion leaders, social movements, the public and the media to the violence and discrimination experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexuals, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people internationally. The Oil Search Foundation celebrated IDAHOT by conducting a ‘lunch and learn’ presentation in the Oil Search office in Port Moresby.
Lady Winifred Kamit addressed employees at Oil Search’s Port Moresby office at a morning tea held to mark International Women’s Day this week. During her talk, Lady Winifred Kamit reflected on her journey as a Papua New Guinean woman and where she sees this path going.
The film Senisim Pasin is a powerful and urgent call to action that shines a light on family and sexual violence in Papua New Guinea and explores solutions that each and every one of us can help drive. Oil Search will partner with the Tribal Foundation to screen their newly-produced film for Oil Search employees and the communities where they live and work.
On 25 November 2015, Oil Search staff at Moro and Fofari, sub-contractors, police officers, the CDI team and wider Kutubu community, commemorated International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (IDEVAW) with a walkathon from the Kaimari markets to Moro police station.
Today, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (IDEVAW), Oil Search employees across the business have come together to raise awareness and end violence against women.
World AIDS Day is commemorated each year on 1 December. To commemorate this day, staff from the Oil Search Health Foundation participated in the Red Ribbon walk organised by the NCD Provincial AIDS Committee from the National AIDS Council Secretariat (NACS) and supported by business houses, various partners, stakeholders and the National Department of Health (NDoH).