Members States

Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea, in the southwestern Pacific, encompasses the eastern half of New Guinea and its offshore islands. A country of immense cultural and biological diversity, it’s known for its beaches and coral reefs. Inland are active volcanoes, granite Mt. Wilhelm, dense rainforest and hiking routes like the Kokoda Trail. There are also traditional tribal villages, many with their own languages.

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License ID: 1642695997 Vivid sunset at Ela Beach, Port Moresby.

Member since: 2015

 

Capital

Port Moresby

Population (2015)

8,776,119

GNI Per Capita (2016)

$2,454.6

Emissions Per Capita (2014)

0.857 tons

Website Links

National Focal Points

Steven Gibson

SECRETARY OF FINANCE

Department of Finance

312 8455

National Climate Vulnerability Level and actions

0 Average

Sea Level Rise

Due to climate change sea level rising index

3 mm/yr

0.23%

Sea Level Rise

Due to climate change sea level rising index

3 mm/yr

0.23%

Sea Level Rise

Due to climate change sea level rising index

3 mm/yr

0.23%

Most Recent Year

2019

Most Recent Value (USD, Millions )

40,101.96

Most Recent Year

2019

Most Recent Value (USD, Millions )

24,969.61

News from Papua New Guinea

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