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Papua New Guinea: Port Moresby Urban Profile

Papua New Guinea: Port Moresby Urban Profile

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Port Moresby is the capital city of Papua New Guinea and is the administrative, commercial and educational centre of the country. It has a population of a little over 400,000 with an average density of 16 persons per hectare. It developed based on its historical and strategic considerations. The main economic activities in Port Moresby are in the service industry. The unemployment rate in Port Moresby is high with more than 50 percent of the unemployed in settlements and urban villages.
Port Moresby is the capital city of Papua New Guinea and is the administrative, commercial and educational centre of the country. It has a population of a little over 400,000 with an average density of 16 persons per hectare. It developed based on its historical and strategic considerations. The main economic activities in Port Moresby are in the service industry. The unemployment rate in Port Moresby is high with more than 50 percent of the unemployed in settlements and urban villages.

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PAPUA NEW GUINEA:POR MORESBY URBAN PROFILE
Regional and Technical Cooperation Division
 
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Port Moresby Urban ProfileCopyright © United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABIA), 2010  All rights reserved United Nations Human Settlements Programme publications can be obtained from UN-HABIA Regional and Information Offices or directly from:P.O.Box 30030, GPO 00100 Nairobi, Kenya.Fax: + (254 20) 762 4266/7E-mail: unhabitat@unhabitat.org  Website: http://www.unhabitat.org Tis report was prepared by Angela Mageto, Kenneth Asatoa, Amanda Binoka, Kemo Pepena, Jacklyn aranu, Daisy Baur,  Wesley Yanum, and Benjiman Vagi with information collected through interviews with key urban actors in Port Moresby. Tis project and report was managed by Max Kep and supported by Wesley J. Aruga, with critical inputs provided by Chris Radford, staff in UN HABIA’S Regional Office for Asia and Pacific and UN-HABIA Urban Profiling team in Nairobi, Kenya. HS Number: HS/1259/09EISBN Number: 978-92-1-132241-5DisclaimerTe designation employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area, or of its authorities, or concerning delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries, or regarding its economic system or degree of development. Te analysis, conclusions and recommendations of the report do not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABIA), the Governing Council of UN-HABIA or its Member States. Excerpts from this publication may be reproduced without authorisation, on condition that the source is indicated.Photo credits: © Office of Urbanization AcknowledgementsDesign and Layout: Kerstin Sommer and Florence Kuria 
 
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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN SETTLEMENTS PROGRAMME
REGIONAL AND TECHNICAL COOPERATION DIVISION
PAPUA NEW GUINEA:POR MORESBY URBAN PROFILE
TABLE OF CONTENTS
FOREWORDS 5EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 8BACKGROUND 10GOVERNANCE 16SLUMS 22GENDER AND HIV/AIDS 28ENVIRONMENT 34LAW AND ORDER 38LAND 42PROJECT PROPOSALSGOVERNANCE 19SLUMS 25GENDER AND HIV/AIDS 31ENVIRONMENT 36LAW AND ORDER 40LAND 45

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