Every child deserves a bright future, and our vision is a world in which every child lives, learns and is safe from harm - which is what we are working towards as a Papua New Guinea charity. Below is why children in Papua New Guinea need our help and the work we do as a PNG charity.
For over 100 years we have been defending children’s rights to survive and thrive. We protect and empower children and work hard to create a world where every child has a safe & happy childhood by giving them a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. Here is the work we do as a Papua New Guinea charity and why help is needed for children and their families in PNG:
Why Are PNG Charities Needed?
With the impacts of climate change escalating, natural hazards in the pacific, including Papua New Guinea are becoming more frequent & intense. This, along with a lack of funding resulting in inadequate services & infrastructure means many children & their families are relying on PNG charities to help ensure they are healthy, safe and have a chance at a bright future.
Currently, many healthcare and education systems in the pacific are unable to meet children’s needs. Children in PNG are also at a high risk of sexual abuse & exploitation, violence & child labour. Children, their families and communities in PNG also need to know how to anticipate, prepare and recover from disasters as a result of climate change.
The Work We Do As A Papua New Guinea Charity
We have established offices and programs in Papua New Guinea to help children and their families in need. Some of the work we do as a PNG charity includes:
Working with government, local partners and communities to deliver healthcare, education and child protection programs
Working with the Government in Papua New Guinea to make schools safer during disasters
Helping children and families to prepare for disasters and building the capacity of local communities to respond & recover from disasters
Creating opportunities for children to actively participate in making their communities more resilient to the current and projected impacts of climate change
Encouraging expectant mothers in the East Sepik Province to give birth in a health centre instead of at home through our Baby Kit Project
Donate To A Papua New Guinea Charity Today
One of the best ways you can support the work we do as a PNG charity is to donate. You can make a single donation today or become a monthly giver to make a positive difference in the lives of children & their families in PNG. Over 80% of your donation goes directly towards program expenditure so you know your generosity is going where it’s needed most and donations over $2 are tax deductible.