The Institute of Geoscientists in Papua New Guinea - IGPNG - was established to cater for the interests of every geoscientist in PNG. Whether you are in the mining & exploration industry or the petroleum and LNG sector, as long as you are a professional geoscientist, or a student with an ambition to be one, this organisation is established for you.
We believe in unity, co-orporation and collaboration; whether in geoscience education & research, or professional conduct, we
can define our common future, and can change PNG and the world.
To be a professional organisation to create a platform for every geoscientist to collaborate, share common goals, part-take in research and education, and to promote geoscience profession and practise in Papua New Guinea.
IGPNG aims to achieve the following;
Facilitating the development of the Geosciences profession with specific emphasis on its relation to the exploration for and production of minerals, petroleum and natural gas,
Encouraging the adoption of improved methods of exploration and exploitation,
Dissemination of pertinent geoscientific and technological data, and
Maintenance of a high standard of professional conduct on the part of its members.