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About Us

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.

Our Mission

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.   

Our Mission

Our Vision

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.

We Need Your Support Today!

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