New Zealand Embassy & Mission to the European Union, Brussels, Belgium


Foreign Minister McCully met with HR/VP Baroness Ashton while in Brussels last month.


The New Zealand Embassy in Brussels will be hosting a meeting with KEA's Global CEO and KEA Director for the UK & Europe.


Anzac Day commemorations in Belgium will be held on Friday 25 April 2014.  There will be a series of ceremonies organised in partnership with the Australian Embassy to Belgium and the local communities of Ieper (Ypres), Mesen (Messines), Zonnebeke and Comines-Warneton.


The New Zealand Embassy in Brussels will be closed for Easter on Friday 18 and Monday 21 April.


Prime Minister John Key, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso issued a joint declaration this morning, following their meeting in The Hague.


An online toolkit is now available for New Zealand exporters to help tell the New Zealand story overseas.


The New Zealand Embassy’s Facebook page is now live!


The New Zealand Mission to the EU commemorated the 120th anniversary of New Zealand women’s suffrage last month by hosting a reception event in the European Parliament.


Christmas is just around corner, and many people will be getting ready to travel home to spend the holiday season with their families.


On 25 April 2015, we will commemorate the centenary of the ANZAC landings on the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey. The Gallipoli campaign is an important part of New Zealand’s history, and demand for the Anzac centenary commemorations in Turkey is expected to exceed the safe capacity for the site.

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