Diabetic Association of Papua New Guinea

 

Organizational Information

c/o HOPE worldwide (PNG)
PO Box 3478
Boroko-NCD 
Papua New Guinea
 

 

Membership Information

Founded in 1999

29 Members in 2014

 

20 volunteers

Member of IDF since 2003

 

 

About

The Diabetic Association of Papua New Guinea was started in 1999. Lady Carol Kidu was the instigator for the first meeting. The Association aims to improve the lives of people with diabetes in Papua New Guinea. Membership is open to people with diabetes, their relatives, health professionals, and any other interested persons.

 

Main Focus

  • To increase awareness of diabetes in Papua New Guinea so that more people with the disease are diagnosed, and prevention strategies become known and used.
  • To improve the medical care and access to diabetes education of people with diabetes in Papua New Guinea.
 

Activities

The Association has conducted various screening days, as well as media awareness, in partnership with HOPE worldwide (PNG).

 
 

Message from the President

 

 

 

Papua New Guinea country information

 

Member Associations in WP