In remote Western Province of Papua New Guinea – sometimes the odds seem impossible. Tuberculosis, malaria, pneumonia, wild boar bites, and even crocodile attacks are all very real [...]
YWAM Medical Ships – Australia (YWAM MSA) had the joy of working alongside three representatives from Middle Fly District Health on their most recent outreach in the Western Province. The team [...]
One in seven women in rural Papua New Guinea will die in childbirth. That statistic shocks me. In Australia it is a terrible and unusual event for a woman to die giving birth. PNG has some of the [...]
The MV Pacific Link has served faithfully to date, enabling YWAM MSA to impact thousands of lives in many isolated locations where little to no access to healthcare is available. The MV Ammari [...]
If Joi Wadega was in Australia, he would be hooked up to every cord and tube possible to give him a fighting chance, but Joi was born in the remote village of Bunigi in the Western Province of [...]
Article from ‘The National’ PNG newspaper!
One of my favourite things about working with YWAM Medical Ships – Australia (YWAM MSA) is the vibrant community we have on board. On our last outreach in the Western Province, we had 50 [...]
YWAM Medical Ships – Australia (YWAM MSA) signed a lease to buy agreement yesterday for the MV Ammari for $1 million AUD. The goal is to raise the balance of $5.5 million AUD for the MV [...]