Papua New Guinea Forest Authority (PNGFA)

Forestry receives K300,000 from WHP administration

The acting Provincial Administrator Joseph Mangibal at the PNGFA headquarters in Port Moresby presented the cheque to PNGFA managing director, John Mosoro on August 22, 2023. 
Mosoro in thanking the Governor of Western Highlands, Wai Rapa and the acting provincial administrator said; "Forestry is keen to support the provincial administration.

MOU signed to address forest tax issues

Partnership agreement to be drafted

Mr Mosoro said the PNGFA and the Royal PNG Constabulary will work towards drafting a partnership agreement to address these issues.

Mr Mosoro has met with Acting Deputy Commissioner Operations Donald Yamasombi, and raised four concerns which included law and order at forestry project sites, harassment of forestry officers; training forestry officers to undertake policing roles; and PNGFA involvement in the Police Legacy System (PLS).