PNG women’s sport stories receive global acclaim

Power Meri director Joanna Lester and Australia's Consul General in French Polynesia, Paul Wilson, at the film's international premiere in Tahiti. Picture: DFAT

CANBERRA/PORT MORESBY, 19 FEBRUARY 2019 (DFAT) – A documentary film and radio story about Papua New Guinea’s first national women’s rugby league team, the Orchids, are receiving international recognition for shining a light on the social impact of women’s sport and fostering community discussion about gender-based violence and female leadership. Both media projects were supported […]

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