Parliament rise till Tuesday, 10th November 2020 at 2:00 pm

Hon. Jelta Wong, MP

Jelta Wong

Ministerial Portfolio
Minister for Health & HIV/AIDS

Gazelle Open

United Resource Party (URP)

Parliamentary Services

Current: First elected to the 10th National Parliament for the Gazelle Open seat in the 2017 General Elections as a United Resource Party candidate, Appointed Minister for Health & HIV/AIDS following a Cabinet reshuffle on 08/11/19, 1st Term in this Parliament.

Past: Appointed Minister for Police in the O'Neill- Abel Cabinet after the formation of Government from August 2017 - April 2019.


Religion: Christianity-Catholic
Primary Education: Completed Primary Education at Kervat Comm. Sch (1983-1984) then to Sacred Heart International Sch. (1985-1990)
Secondary Education: Completed Secondary Education at St Gregory's College (1991-1994) then to Kerevat Nat. Hgh. Sch. (1995-1996)
Last Occupation Prior to Elections: Business man in Lae (2004-2007) and Kokopo (2007-2017)

Contact Details

Parliament Office
C/-National Parliament, PO Parliament House, WAIGANI, NCD 131, Papua New Guinea

Ph: +675 3277527/ 72900398
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