In the 1990s, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea was in the grip of a devastating civil war. New Zealand combined diplomatic skill, opportunity, and luck to play a vital role in resolving the conflict and setting the region on a pathway to peace. Created as part of the Ministry’s 75th anniversary.
MFAT at 75
Understanding where we've come from as we look to the future.
News & Events
The briefings to the incoming Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister for Climate Change and Minister fro Trade and Export Growth outline the role and responsibilities of the Ministers as well as the Ministry.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade Annual Report, presented to the House of Representatives.
The State Services Commission has published the Ministry’s second review under its Performance Improvement Framework (PIF).
New Zealand Ambassadors, High Commissioners and Consuls-General are gathering in Wellington this coming week (May 21-25).