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Papua New Guinea
(6,129 words)

Volume I: National Reports 1996

John Nonggorr1

On 16 Sept. 1975 the Territory of Papua and New Guinea achieved independence and became a sovereign state within the Commonwealth of Nations under its official name, “The Independent State of Papua New…

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John Nonggorr, “Papua New Guinea”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 26 February 2024 <>
First published online: 2018

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