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Scientists a step closer to fighting malaria with world-first diagnostic tool

Monash University scientists Associate Professor Bayden Wood and Dr David Perez-Guaita will venture into remote rural areas of Papua New Guinea (PNG) in coming weeks to test a revolutionary new diagnostic tool in the fight against malaria.

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Dr Maria O\\\'Sullivan

If not Manus, then what? Possible alternatives for asylum seekers and refugees in PNG

by Maria O'Sullivan Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill announced on Wednesday that Australia’s offshore detention centre on Manus Island is to be closed. This decision follows the PNG...

Dr Maria O\\\'Sullivan

If not Manus, then what? Possible alternatives for asylum seekers and refugees in PNG

by Maria O'Sullivan Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill announced on Wednesday that Australia’s offshore detention centre on Manus Island is to be closed. This decision follows the PNG...

Dr Maria O\\\'Sullivan

If not Manus, then what? Possible alternatives for asylum seekers and refugees in PNG

by Maria O'Sullivan Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill announced on Wednesday that Australia’s offshore detention centre on Manus Island is to be closed. This decision follows the PNG...

Dr Paula Gerber

Why the Pacific islands are no gay paradise

by Paula Gerber The United Nations recently invited people to imagine what it would be like if you were not free to be you. If the only sexual orientation you...

The film was developed as part of an ongoing partnership between Monash and the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) to enhance the training of social workers in the island nation.

Short film builds on partnerships with Papua New Guinea

A short film highlighting the health and welfare issues in Papua New Guinea (PNG) was launched at Monash University last week. The documentary, Envisioning tomorrow: social work in Papua New...

The film was developed as part of an ongoing partnership between Monash and the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) to enhance the training of social workers in the island nation.

Short film builds on partnerships with Papua New Guinea

A short film highlighting the health and welfare issues in Papua New Guinea (PNG) was launched at Monash University last week. The documentary, Envisioning tomorrow: social work in Papua New...

Maria O\\\'Sullivan

The Papua solution - unprecedented and unwelcome

by Maria O’Sullivan Under the ‘regional agreement’ signed by Australia and Papua New Guinea (PNG) on Friday, all asylum seekers who travel to Australia by boat will be transferred to...