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Writing for Government short course nominations open

Nominations are now open for the Pacific Leadership and Governance Precinct’s Writing for Government short courses, which will be held in Port Moresby from 28 February – 2 March 2018 and Alotau from 5-7 March 2018.

This executive leadership short course provides with public sector leaders (Grades 14 and above) with an opportunity to boost their professional writing skills.

The course provides participants with technical advice on preparing top-standard government documents and written communication, with an emphasis on appropriate language, styles and templates. It is delivered by technical writing experts and experienced former public servants, and covers:

  • The principles of writing for government
  • Briefing notes
  • Policy briefs and NEC submissions
  • Planning and strategy documents
  • Reports
  • Policies

For further information and application forms, please contact the Department of Personnel Management through:

Mr Vele Ravugamini, Executive Manager – Executive Leadership Development Division
Phone: 327 6326 or Email:

Ms Junelyn Veratau, Senior Executive Leadership Development Officer
Phone: 327 6407 or Email:

Nominations close 5 February 2018