New Zealand Embassy Rome, Italy

21-11-12

The delegation, accompanied by Ambassador Trevor Matheson laid wreaths at the Commonwealth Cemetery and the New Zealand memorial at the railway station, the site of fierce fighting where the 28th Maori Battalion was heavily engaged, and visited the Benedictine Abbey on Monte Cassino.

20-11-12

The pioneering spirit of New Zealand’s most famous pilot, Jean Batten was celebrated with a re-enactment of her historic fight from England to New Zealand in 1936.

28-09-12

The United Nations Handbook is the only comprehensive printed guide to the United Nations system and how it works. The handbook summarises all United Nations organisations and provides essential information about their aims, structures, and membership. It is a useful reference tool for delegates, diplomats, foreign ministry officials, academics, media, and members of the public.

20-06-12

The following visa fees apply to all applications received by the Embassy on or after 2 July 2012.

22-09-11

The United Nations Handbook is the only comprehensive printed guide to the United Nations system and how it works. The handbook summarises all United Nations organisations and provides essential information about their aims, structures, and membership. It is a useful reference tool for delegates, diplomats, foreign ministry officials, academics, media, and members of the public.

17-06-11

Starting 1 July 2011, all temporary entry visa applications from Portuguese nationals and residents will be processed by the New Zealand Embassy in Paris. Citizens from Portugal may contact New Zealand Immigration at the Embassy in Paris on +33 1 4501 4342, open Monday to Friday, 9.00 am to 12.30 pm.
 

31-03-11

New approaches to the concept of researcher mobility suggest that expatriate researchers can still provide a valuable contribution to the national research sector, regardless of any intention to return.

FRENZ* (Facilitating Research cooperation between Europe and New Zealand) has launched a short online survey of EU-based New Zealand researchers in order to:

05-03-11

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake occurred near the city of Christchurch in Canterbury, New Zealand, on 22 February 2011.

Updates on the earthquake are available on the Canterbury Earthquake website (http://canterburyearthquake.org.nz/).

More information can be found on the Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management website (www.civildefence.govt.nz).

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Elections for the United Nations Security Council

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United Nations Handbook 2013-14

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Registering your overseas travel made easier

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The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

News about how the donations are contributing to the rebuild, ways to donate and more.

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealand General Election 2014

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