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    • Partnership for greater impact in Papua New Guinea

      Partnership for greater impact in Papua New Guinea

      15 Mar 2018

      In the aftermath of the earthquake MAF have been working closely together with our partners in Papua New Guinea to respond to the disaster. Story and photos by Andrea Rominger and MAF communications team.

    • MAF Papua New Guinea Earthquake response

      MAF Papua New Guinea Earthquake response

      3 Mar 2018

      MAF is continuing to respond with flights to effected areas in the aftermath of the 7.6 magnitude earthquake that struck Papua New Guinea’s Hela province on the 26th February.

    • Update: Earthquake Response in Papua New Guinea

      Update: Earthquake Response in Papua New Guinea

      1 Mar 2018

      On Tuesday, 27 February, MAF PNG conducted a 3 hour aerial survey of the regions affected by the recent strong earthquakes in PNG’s mountains highlands region.

    • 7.5 magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

      7.5 magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

      26 Feb 2018

      This morning, the southern highlands of Papua New Guinea experienced a 7.5 magnitude earthquake.

    • Five of our favourites - mountain airstrips

      Five of our favourites - mountain airstrips

      11 Dec 2017

      Don’t let the scenery fool you – great beauty hides great need which is why MAF are flying for Life in mountain locations, strengthening the resilience of the people who live there.

    • A Great Day in Uganda

      A Great Day in Uganda

      30 Nov 2017

      Ruth Jack was privileged to visit staff at MAF Uganda. Here she explains how a fascinating week has given her a deeper insight and appreciation for our work.

    • Intense rains cause famine in remote Papuan villages

      Intense rains cause famine in remote Papuan villages

      30 Nov 2017

      Indonesia (MNN) — According to the World Food Programme, approximately 87 million people in Indonesia face food insecurity. And this food insecurity is most evident in the Indonesian province of Papua. By Lyndsey Koh, reproduced courtesy of Mission Network News.

    • Caribbean disaster response update

      Caribbean disaster response update

      26 Oct 2017

      MAF's Disaster Response Team is always on standby ready to respond anywhere a small plane can bring help. Having recently returned from the Caribbean, John Woodberry shares how MAF and Samaritans Purse have been working together to to bring relief to struggling communities.

    • Landing 70 years ago today...

      Landing 70 years ago today...

      18 Oct 2017

      Britain’s first missionary Aircraft, the ‘Mildmay Pathfinder’ has just finished its first assignment!

    • One year on from Hurricane Matthew

      One year on from Hurricane Matthew

      4 Oct 2017

      Haiti was spared the worst when Hurricanes Irma and Maria tore through the Caribbean recently. But a year on from Hurricane Matthew Haiti continues to face many challenges

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