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Three Islands in Three Days: Outpost Panama

YWAM Ships’ operating location, Outpost Panama (OP), recently held three different medical clinics in three days on three different islands. The islands that were visited have no electricity grid, no public water system, sanitation/sewer systems, roads or doctors in their communities. Outpost Panama offers routine doctors visits and consultations, different medications, and reading glasses; all of which are of great value to communities who do not have access to those…

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Reaching Those Who Can’t Be Reached

The latest cycle of medical clinics run by YWAM Ships has come to a close. This was a historical time for our organization as for the first time, our newest ship, the m/v YWAM Liberty, worked alongside the m/v Pacific Link. The Papua New Guinean province of West New Britain received over 14,000 services to some of the most remote locations in the area. Dr. Theresa Lei, the clinical outreach…

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Medical Team Saves Mother And Child

“We had just arrived into the bay off of the island of Vidu, Papua New Guinea where we were going to be based for the following week. On board with us were several people from the West New Britain Provincial Health Authority. We had been working closely together during these outreaches in West New Britain. At 12:30 in the morning, Helen (a local health worker, experienced midwife and maternal health…

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YWAM Liberty Joins Pacific Link On Her Maiden Voyage

We are very happy to announce that the newest vessel in our fleet the m/v YWAM LIBERTY has almost completed her maiden voyage alongside the m/v Pacific Link. This time was designed to be a “shake down” outreach in Papua New Guinea. We are taking our time to become familiar with this new ship and getting a feel for her and how she performs in the tropics.      …

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L’Astrolabe Is Set To Join YWAM Ships Fleet

The future got significantly brighter today because of the acquisition of another ship, L’Astrolabe, and the fact that YWAM Norway has elected to join us collaboratively in our work. YWAM Norway will join YWAM Ships Kona with the vessel the m/v L’Astrolabe (read more about her new name here). This will be a tremendous boost to our ability to reach the 293 populated islands of Papua New Guinea with God’s…

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