Papua New Guinea is one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world.

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Our Core Function

  • Provide leadership in the development of appropriate Communication and Information policy advice to the Minister.
  • Coordinate awareness and dissemination of government development information to the citizens particularly targeting those in the rural areas.
  • Provide advice to NICTA in the promotion of the Universal Access Scheme under the Rural Communication Project.
  • Coordinate the development and implementation of the Integrated Government Information System.
  • Promote collaborative partnership with communication providers and users in the implementation of the National Communication and Information Technology Policy.
  • Provide technical and advisory support services to the Information Technology Board.
  • Develop and review information technology policies and standards for the public service; and establish guidelines for the acquisition and use of information technology.
  • Promote and coordinate external development assistance in the development of communication and information services in PNG.
  • Provide effective advisory services to the Minister on the performance of NBC, Kundu National Television Services and related Instrumentalists.
  • Provide Financial, Human Resource Management and support services to enhance the efficient delivery of our Services.


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