2008 Country DM – Papua New Guinea Tingim Yut Kompetisen (Youth and Development)
Tingim Yut Kompetisen is a nationwide competition aimed at finding and funding good ideas that address the major challenges facing PNG’s young people in their communities. The competition is an initiative of the World Bank in partnership with Air Niugini, Airlines PNG, Bank South Pacific, Coral Sea Hotels, the Department of Community Development, Divine Word University, NASFUND, Pacific Enterprise Development Facility, Port Moresby Grammar School, UNDP and UNICEF.
The goals of the competition were:
- To find good ideas from the community level that address youth challenges.
- To stimulate youth thinking and discussion about PNG’s young people.
- To build public interest in finding creative solutions