The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade works to make New Zealand's voice heard overseas and contributes directly to the security and well-being of all New Zealanders.
High Commissioner, HE Joanna Kempkers & Cook Islands Prime Minister Puna
The 3rd UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction is taking place in Sendai, Japan. New Zealand is attending the conference to share what we are doing to reduce disaster risk at home and internationally. Read more
Forty-three beautiful tukutuku (woven wall panels) have been unveiled at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The panels become part of New Zealand's 1952 founding gift to the UN.
The Arms Trade (ATT) is a multilateral, legally-binding agreement that establishes common standards for the international trade of conventional weapons and seeks to reduce the illicit arms trade. Read more