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Tag Archives: Papua New Guinea

New education centre planned for Papua New Guinea football!

The Papua New Guinea Football Association (PNGFA) has signed an agreement with National Agriculture Research Institute (NARI) to build an K10-million PNGFA Education Centre in Tambul, Western Highlands. PNGFA President John Kapi Natto said they are very grateful with the partnership with NARI, as this is part of PNGFA’s vision …

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Papua New Guinea host female FIFA-MA Referee Workshop!

The Papua New Guinea Football Association (PNGFA), in collaboration with FIFA, held a week-long FIFA-MA Referee Workshop dedicated to females in Mount Hagen last month. The event – which was part of the FIFA/OFC Refereeing Assistance Programme – saw 35 referees involved. Led by PNGFA Head of Refereeing Jimmy Warai, …

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Papua New Guinea grassroots & youth coaching courses locked in!

A host of MA Grassroots Coaching Certificate and MA Youth Coaching Certificate courses will be rolled out through the remainder of the year across seven locations in Papua New Guinea. Six editions of each course will be on offer before the end of the year, with the goal of equipping …

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English FA/Oceania FC Developing Mentors Webinar held!

The second edition of the English FA/OFC Developing Mentors Webinar has seen a new set of participants from five Oceania nations upgrade their skills and knowledge as leaders in their field. The group, representing Vanuatu, Samoa, Papua New Guinea, French Polynesia and Cook Islands, met every Thursday morning for six …

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Alex Scott’s inspiring journey to PNG & 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup!

Travelling to the opposite side of the world, visiting Papua New Guinea to promote the power of women’s football, turned out to be an emotional ride for England international and FIFA legend Alex Scott. Journeying to Oceania to coincide with the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New …

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ENDviolence day at the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea!

The FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea does not only showcase the best young female footballers in the world, it also provides a crucial platform for the #ENDviolence campaign focused on ending violence towards women and children. The initiative forms part of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World …

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2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: Volunteer programme leaves a lasting legacy for young people!

With a focus on increasing employability and creating female role models, the volunteer programme as part of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea has engaged over 1,000 volunteers to support the delivery of events and activities. The volunteers are the unsung heroes whose work is vital …

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Alex Scott promotes Women’s Football in Papua New Guinea!

England international, three-time FIFA Women’s World Cup participant and FIFA Legend Alex Scott has spent the past few days in Papua New Guinea as an ambassador for the #ENDViolence campaign, an initiative aimed at ending violence towards women and children in the region. During her time in Papua New Guinea …

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FIFA: Give the red card to violence against women and children!

The FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea will not only showcase the best young female footballers in the world, it will provide a crucial platform for an awareness campaign focused on ending violence towards women and children. The #ENDviolence campaign, part of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World …

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