Partners and supporters
Current partners and supporters
Femili PNG is supported by the Australian Government in partnership with the Government of Papua New Guinea as part of the Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development program.
Femili PNG operates the Bel isi PNG Case Management Centre in Port Moresby. The Bel isi PNG Initiative brings together the private, public and governmental sector to address FSV.
Friends of Femili PNG is supported by the Australian Government through the Australian NGO Cooperation Program (ANCP).
The Spotlight Initiative, a partnership between the EU and the UN, supports Femili PNG to deliver services and training in the Eastern and Southern Highlands, East New Britain, NCD and Morobe, Hela and Enga provinces.
Mundango Abroad is a philanthropic ancillary fund focusing its support on PNG. Mundango Aboard has provided ongoing financial support to Femili PNG since 2015, initially funding the Development Manager position and the Outreach program.
Steamships Trading Company is a leading company in shipping, transport, property, manufacturing and hotels in PNG. Steamships is a partner in the Bel Isi PNG Initiative and generous contributor. Steamships previously provided Femili PNG with a K20,000 donation in 2017 which facilitated Rosie Batty’s visit to PNG.
Zenag Chicken is a 100% PNG owned poultry company. Zenag kindly donates eggs for our clients staying in local safe houses—a huge help, as many clients have no way of supporting themselves or purchasing essentials while living in emergency accommodation.
Colgate Palmolive regularly supports our staff family days and outreach events, and donates toiletries for our clients who are staying in emergency accommodation.
Trukai Industries Ltd is Papua New Guinea’s leading supplier of rice products, with its head office and processing base located in Lae. Trukai donates rice to support Femili PNG clients in safe houses, and also supported our 2017 fundraising dinner in Lae with guest speaker Rosie Batty with a K20,000 donation. Trukai supported our #Trek2Protect2018 by donating water bottles and t-shirts to our team of trekkers. Read about our MOU with Trukai here.
The Australian Government Solicitor provides us with pro bono legal advice.
International SOS is a global medical and travel security company. International SOS supports Femili PNG through donations and in 2018 donated a second hand vehicle.
The Pacific Fashion Festival is an annual event held in Brisbane which aims to showcase and contribute to economic development of Pacific communities whilst also advocating against gender based violence. The Pacific Fashion Festival invited Femili PNG to be their guest speaker in 2017. They have also made donations to Femili PNG in 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
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Previous Partners and Supporters
The United Nations Development Programme partnered with Femili PNG in 2020 to support survivors of family, sexual and gender-based violence by supporting safe accommodation, medical assistance, and emergency supplies, and PPE during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Digicel Foundation partners with organisations to provide funding for key infrastructure projects and social programs with an aim towards sustainable development. With the support of Digicel Foundation, Femili PNG has been able to expand training and outreach programs. You can read out some of our work together here.
We have been a proud participant in Oxfam PNG’s Gender Justice program. From 2014 to 2017 Oxfam Australia transferred project funds to us from the Australian aid program. Oxfam also provides us with funding to purchase business start-up kits for clients who are being relocated to live in a safer location.
The Harold Mitchell Foundation funds programs in health, education and the arts that make a difference in Australia and our region. The foundation has supported Femili PNG through direct grants of $10,000 in 2015, $10,000 in 2016 and $30,000 in 2018.
Newcrest provided us with K200,000 in 2017 to renovate our new office.
The Brian Bell Group selected Femili PNG as the recipient charity in Lae for their 2017 and 2018 ‘Christmas Wishing Tree’ program in partnership with the Brian Bell Foundation.
Guard Dog Security Group supported the visit of Australian of the Year Rosie Batty to Lae by providing a vehicle and security support
The Development Policy Centre and the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health at The Australian National University (ANU) have provided pro-bono institutional support for the case management centre, including support with monitoring and evaluation and related research.
We are a member of the Pacific Women’s Network Against Violence Against Women, which meets every four years and is administered by the Fiji Women’s Crisis Centre.
Lae operational partners. We have entered formal partnerships with the Lae District Court, the Division of Community Development in the Morobe Provincial Government, the Lae Provincial Police and the Salvation Army Safe House. You can read more about our Lae partnerships here, here and here.