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Applications open for attendance at the PT&I Beauty Expo stand, Sydney, 20 & 21 August 2016

Pacific Islands Trade & Invest (PT&I) is inviting applications from Pacific Island businesses to attend Australia’s best beauty expo event – the Beauty Expo Australia 2016.

BCFW Offers Second Roll Out for Flagship Leadership Course

With its role to promote women in leadership roles in the PNG business sector, the Business Coalition for Women (BCFW) in collaboration with WINGS Education PNG is proud to announce the second offering of the successful Certificate IV in Leadership and Management Course.

Pacific Islands Trade & Invest launches new online portal

Pacific Islands Trade & Invest (PT&I) have launched their new website and online Trade and Investment Portal for the region as part of their continuing efforts to improve trade and investment in the Pacific Islands.

'Safe Families' initiative launched in Solomon Islands

Pacific Women, in partnership with development partners Oxfam Australia, IOD PARC and the Pacific Leadership Program, launched the Let’s Make our Families Safe initiative in Malaita and Temotu Provinces in Solomon Islands.

New program to boost PNG agricultural exports

Australia has announced it will expand the Pacific Horticultural and Agricultural Market Access (PHAMA) Program to PNG, providing practical assistance to the public and private sectors to increase the export of horticultural and agricultural produce to regional and international markets.

Fiji Women’s Fund launched

3 November 2015, Makoi, FIJI: The Australian Government has pledged more than AU$10 million over the next seven years to help support the work of women’s organisations in Fiji.

Violence Against Women & Girls Resource Guide

A new initiative by the World Bank, Global Women’s Institute and Inter-American Development Bank provides guidance on implementing Violence Against Women initiatives.

Giving Life to Those Who Give Life

The 2006 PNG national health survey reported that maternal death rates in PNG are the highest in the world. But here is one way to help save our mothers.

Marketing Tips for Women in Business

So many businesses have great ideas and plans, but they fail to take action. They’re waiting for “things to be right,” before they do anything. Here we share tips on what to avoid.

BCFW's News & Resources

The News & Resources section of BCFW’s website publishes regular news, updates, publications and reports to support women in business in PNG.