Read or download the MFAT Annual Report 2022-23.
Case Study: Defending the International Rules-Based System by Resisting Russian Aggression in Ukraine
New Zealand is continuing to provide practical support for Ukraine and implementing sanctions in response to Russia’s actions.
In May 2023, the NZ-UK FTA came into force. It is a high-quality, comprehensive FTA with real benefits for all New Zealanders.
Case study: Strengthening international stewardship of the oceans and biodiversity: Marine Biodiversity Treaty and 2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
On 4 March 2023, agreement was reached on a new treaty on the conservation and sustainable use of ocean biological diversity in areas beyond national jurisdiction.