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Papua New Guinea

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    HIGH MEDICAL RISK for Papua New Guinea
    HIGH TRAVEL RISK for Papua New Guinea

Risk Summary

Papua New Guinea is a high-risk security environment for business travellers and expatriates. Crime in PNG consists of a high number of indiscriminate violent break-ins, hold-ups, muggings, assaults, carjackings and sexual assaults. Tribal rivalries and disputes over royalties and benefits from extractive industries motivate violent crime in rural areas.

This information is intended as a summary of the travel security environment; however, the risks can change at short notice during a crisis or evolving situation. Please check our travel security alerts and speak with a security expert to ensure you are informed of the most recent developments.

STANDING TRAVEL ADVICE

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Vaccinations For Papua New Guinea
CholeraOral vaccination is recommended for travellers
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Hepatitis ARecommended for all travellers and expatriates,
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Hepatitis BRecommended for all travellers and expatriates.
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Japanese encephalitisVaccine is recommended for people who will
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PolioTo protect themselves from polio, all travellers
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Typhoid feverRecommended for all travellers and expatriates.
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Routine Vaccinations

 
 
 
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