The National Department of Education attempted to address the country’s education development plans. The attempts on implementing TFF policy and changing the school structure and curriculum are reactionary measures to addressing education and development agendas.
Using technology and enacting Right to Education Act is fundamental to ensuring sustainable quality education.
PNG Government’s free education policy was an attempt to achieve the right of children to early free and compulsory education stipulated in the vision and mission of the education department. The attempts to implement the free education policy in 1981, 1993 and 2002 were short lived. The attempt in 2012 by the O’Neill government lasted two parliamentary terms and its funding was consistent.