Tag: Kavieng

Sanitation Collaboration with Kavieng Prison

Correctional institution inmates and prison wardens from the minimum security Kavieng Jail in New Ireland, PNG, are working with the Topwan Sanitation Enterprise in Kavieng to provide toilet slabs and risers, and soap. Live & Learn has provided technical training and the inmates can now produce a VIP toilet slab and seat riser in under ...

TopWan launches at Kavieng Main Market

On Friday 8 September the Kavieng Main Market was buzzing with activity as people gathered for the Launch of TopWan brand of sanitation products in New Ireland. The event was organised by Live and Learn staff and they were assisted by prisoners and guards from the Kavieng minimum security jail. The launch was supported by ...

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School children advocate for hand-washing at town market

The Global Hand washing Day and the World Food Day were both observed on Friday the 14th October 2016 by the Live & Learn team in Kavieng, PNG in partnership with the Maiom Primary School and the Division of Commerce. Students from Maiom Primary School, a pilot school with the Australian government CS WASH funded ...

WASH a priority for New Ireland Forum

The Live & Learn Kavieng Sanitation Marketing team organised the New Ireland Province WASH Field Day on 22nd September. This was a public event, with displays held by the Kulangit Community-based Sanitation Enterprise and a number of organisations working in in the WASH sector, along with speeches and performances. The vibrant combination of private sector, ...

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Sanitation Park for Kavieng School

At the end of September Maiom Primary School in Kavieng officially opened its School Sanitation Park. The park consists of a toilet block with six toilets, three shower rooms and one laundry area, and four separate VIP toilets. All these toilet facilities also have basins for washing hands with soap. The Sanitation Park serves two purposes - ...

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Kulangit CBSE selling more toilets

Kulangit Community-based Sanitation Enterprise in Kavieng, Papua New Guinea, has maintained the momentum from their launch in June and continued to build toilets for the community and invest in the development of their enterprise. In a recent report from Live & Learn in Kavieng, the CBSE reported that they have completed: 2 flush toilets for the ...

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First toilets sold in Kavieng!

The first Community-based Sanitation Enterprise developed through the Western Pacific Sanitation Marketing & Innovation Program has been opened in Kulangit Village in Kavieng, Papua New Guinea. New Ireland Governor, and former PNG Prime Minister, Sir Julius Chan opened the Kulangit Sanitation Park and inspected the sample toilet designs. Toilet designs included flush toilets with hand-washing ...

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Menstrual Hygiene Day 2015

Today, May 28th 2015 marks the second annual Menstrual Hygiene Day.  This day is aimed at raising awareness of the difficulties that many women and girls face during and as a result of their period, and recognising the positive solutions to addressing these issues. Live & Learn's Papua New Guinea WASH Team celebrated Menstrual Hygiene ...

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New Ireland Sanitation Marketing Workshop

Kavieng, Papua New Guinea, 24th March Live & Learn with Provincial Government leaders, Kavieng Urban Local  Government staff, Schools and community members, signed an MoU to form the Kavieng Urban WASH Committee. This is a part of Live & Learn's Pacific WASH program, designed to improve access to non-subsidised improved sanitation for people of all ...