New EU cooperation welcomed

Prime Minister James Marape welcomed the project during a meeting with Frans Timmermans, Vice President of the European Commission, on the sidelines of the One Forest Summit in Libreville, Gabon, last Wednesday (Thursday PNG time).

Marape arrived back in the country on Sunday, March 5, 2023, after attending the Summit.

“This project comes at the right time to support us with the preservation of our forests and biodiversity and help us to fight climate change through carbon markets among other green growth initiatives.