In January this year, the managing director of Papua New Guinea’s Mineral Resources Authority declared that the proposal to develop what had once been touted as the world’s first deep-sea mine would ‘not get off the ground’.
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Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksApril, 2020Papua New Guinea
Library ResourceLegislationJanuary, 2009Papua New Guinea
Land Registration (Amendment) Act 2009.
Library ResourceLegislationNational PoliciesJanuary, 1975Papua New Guinea
Land Disputes Settlement Act 1975
Library ResourceLegislationNational PoliciesMarch, 2014Papua New Guinea
Anecdotal evidence suggests that conflicts over land and extractive resource developments are on the rise across Papua New Guinea. These micro-level conflicts have the potential to scaleup and feed into large-scale armed conflicts—such as those that occurred on Bougainville and in neighbouring Solomon Islands—which require costly external intervention. Against this backdrop, this paper examines PNG’s legally-mandated land mediation system in theory and practice. A number of weaknesses are identified and described; and a case study of an apparently successful “hybrid” approach is discussed.
Library ResourceLegislationNational PoliciesJanuary, 1981Papua New Guinea
Chapter 191. Land Registration Act 1981.
Library ResourceLegislationNational PoliciesJanuary, 1974Papua New Guinea
Land Groups Incorporation Act 1974
Library ResourceJurisprudenceLegislationNational PoliciesAugust, 1975Papua New Guinea
INDEPENDENT STATE OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA. CONSTITUTION of THE INDEPENDENT STATE OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA. PREAMBLE Adoption of Constitution. WE, THE PEOPLE OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA— · united in one nation · pay homage to the memory of our ancestors—the source of our strength and origin of our combined heritage · acknowledge the worthy customs and traditional wisdoms of our people—which have come down to us from generation to generation · pledge ourselves to guard and pass on to those who come after us our noble traditions and the Christian principles that are ours now.
Library ResourceLegislationMay, 1996Papua New Guinea
Being an Act relating to land, to consolidate and amend legislation relating to land, and to repeal various statutes, and for related purposes.
Library ResourceReports & ResearchMarch, 2010Papua New Guinea
Guided by the directives and goals of the National Constitution, the Papua New Guinea Development Strategic Plan (PNGDSP) elaborates how PNG can become a prosperous, middle income country by 2030. The directives and goals of the Constitution form the broad objectives of Papua New Guinea‟s Development Strategic Plan in the following ways.
Library ResourcePolicy Papers & BriefsMarch, 2021Palestine
In this onepager, you can find details on the LAND-at-scale project in the Palestine Territories. This project is implemented by the Land Research Centre (LRC), and financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs via the Netherlands Enterprise Agency.
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