Coastal Resource Issues in Papua New Guinea Awareness Campaign

Clients
Government of Papua New Guinea, Greenpeace International

Challenge
The clients wanted to raise public awareness of coastal resource issues such as pollution and destructive fishing.  Build political will to recognize villagers’ right to participate in resource management decisions.

Solution
Document stories in coastal communities and hold a multi-stakeholder workshop to discuss issues and solutions. Produce and disseminate posters and storybooks to school children and a workshop report to national actors.

Value
School children and families learned about coastal issues, and national actors were encouraged to follow through on commitments they made at the workshop.

Role
Advice, research, storytelling, product design, production.