National Single Line Advocacy Project Consultation Workshop
A two day successful workshop funded by the Disability Rights Advocacy Fund (DRAF)
Department holds Second Quarter Review
Second Quarter Review held to measure progress of work and discuss way forward for remainder of 2019.
Introductory Meeting
New Minister Honorable Wake Goi Meets Department Staff
Second Phase UYEP
Urban Youth Employment Program to benefit Rural Youths
SOCIAL, LAW & JUSTICE SECTOR TO ALIGN PROGRAMS WITH COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AT THE DISTRICT LEVEL
Chairman of the SLOSH and Secretary for the Department of Justice & Attorney General, Dr. Eric Kwa advised the sectoral heads that “instead of building our own facility, we will use the DCDC facility to narrow down our respective programs and services at the district or community levels.”

Underway at Gateway Hotel today is the DFCDR Media Sensitization Workshop with the theme: "Mobilizing & Empowering People through Public Advocacy & Awareness." The two-day Workshop which will end today is facilitated by the Media Section of the Department and supported by National Gaming Control Board. Secretary Anna Solomon during her welcome remarks said "Communicate for development means putting people at the centre of development through media and other platforms. If otherwise, we are missing the point." She reminded the media and other attandees that "we carry our respective roles to really address issues affecting our women folks, our children, youths, elderly and people with disabilities throughout PNG." She said this in line with the current focus of the department which is to establish and roll-out District Community Development Centres (DCDC) nationwide. DCDC project Manager Mr Dickson Kiragi said "the DCDC establishment is to build safe, capable and productive communities. "Through our DCDC objectives we want to provide a modern, quality, reliable and competent services and protection at the community level," said Mr Kiragi. Other First Assistant Secretaries presented the roles, functions and focus areas of each sections of the department to inform the media and the development partners who attended the workshop. The objective of the Workshop is bacisally to align mainstream media and development partners to perceive communication for Development and to promote development policies with wider knowledge to impact and empower communities. The outcome of the workshop is to promote best reporting model for DCDC and to establish reporting network strategy for efective information dissemination. Participants include Media personals from various mainstream media organizations,representatives from various development partners and representatives from the Department.

Forward Messages

Minister's Message

As the newly appointed Minister for Religion, Youth and Community Development, I am very honoured for the opportunity given as the political overseer of a Department responsible for a number of different Governmental Agencies.

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Secretary's Message

It is with great pleasure that the Department of Community Development and Religion's website is online.

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Documents

Policies

Informal Economy Policy National Disability Policy Early Childhood Care and Development Policy National Women's Policy

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Legislations

Civil Registration Act The Lukautim Pikinini Act National Coucil of Women Act Censorship Act

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Annual Reports

All Annual Reports 2011-2015

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Annual Operational Plan

2018 Annual Operational Plan

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