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.
New Zealand service on Anzac Day 2012, held at the New Zealand Memorial in Mesen
New Zealand is seeking a non-permanent seat on the United Nations Security Council in 2015-16.
See the NZUNSC website for more information.
Information about all treaties to which New Zealand is party is now available online. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has launched New Zealand Treaties Online, which provides up-to-date information on New Zealand's international treaty obligations. Read more.
UN SIDS 2014 is a significant and high-profile event in the UN calendar, a conference for all UN Member States. Read more.
The Queen’s Young Leaders Programme aims to discover, celebrate and support young people from every corner of the Commonwealth to transform their own lives and the futures of others around them. Read more.