ETC Activities: 

The ETC is not currently active in Papua New Guinea.

On 26 February 2018, a 7.5-magnitute earthquake occurred around Papua New Guinea. The death toll has reached 60+, after several powerful aftershocks have followed. Thousands of people are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance. The ETC is monitoring the situation. 

ETC partners are encouraged to share information on their activities and plans with the Global ETC Team at 

Country Profile: 
Early Warnings

The drought caused by El Nino is severly affecting Papua New Guinea and the region, including Indonesia, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. A possible emergency response is anticipated with anything up to 1.2 million people in need (mainly food). 

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13 May 2017 - 11:00 am GMT to 15 May 2017 - 7:00 pm GMT