UK Foreign Office Minister, Chris Bryant (pictured), is making his first ministerial visit to the Asia-Pacific region from July 26 to August 7 visiting
His visit to PNG on August 3-4 will include meetings with the Government of PNG and Autonomous Bougainville Government, international partners, civil society and commerce.
During his official two-day visit he will also deliver a keynote speech to the Port Moresby Chamber of Commerce entitled "The UK and PNG - Partners in a Globalised World", launch UK involvement in the Meri Seif Project which includes the unveiling of the British High Commission as a Meri Seif Ples.
He will also visit Anglicare Stop Aids, meet with Carteret Islanders for an update on their relocation programme and have a round table discussion on climate change with civil society representatives.
He will then travel from
He will carry a message of support for
The Minister will also discuss the situation in
Chris Bryant said: "We're not about to underestimate the importance that PNG and Asia-Pacific voices are likely to have in
“We will pull together with them and other like-minded nations.
“As a friend of
“I will be discussing with international partners at the Forum how we can work together best to help