Country Focus

WHO Representative Office in Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea joined WHO on 29 April 1976 following its independence from Australia on 16 September 1975.

The WHO Representative Office in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea was established in August 1976. The first WHO Country Liaison Officer who was appointed in August 1974 was assigned as the first WHO Representative.


WHO Representative in Papua New Guinea: Adu-Krow, Dr William