New Zealand Embassy Seoul, South Korea

Ambassador Rata calls on Minister for the Environment Yoo

Ambassador Patrick Rata presenting a gift from New Zealand to Minister Yoo.

Ambassador Patrick Rata met on 15 October with Korea’s Minister for the Environment, Dr Yoo Young-Sook.  Minister Yoo and Ambassador Rata discussed the strong relationship between New Zealand and Korea on environmental issues, including dialogue on the development and implementation of Emissions Trading Schemes in both countries.  They also discussed the upcoming UNFCCC Pre-Conference of Parties meeting in Seoul, where Ministers and high-level delegates from around the world will meet to discuss vital climate change issues.

Of interest

Elections for the United Nations Security Council

Elections for the United Nations Security Council

New Zealand is a candidate for election to the UNSC for the two-year term 2015-16. Read more

United Nations Handbook 2013-14

United Nations Handbook
2013-14

The UN
Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the UN system and how it works.  Read more

Registering your overseas travel made easier

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more

Korea Update, Embassy's Quarterly Publication

Korea Update is a quarterly newsletter keeping you informed with what is happening in the land of the morning calm. Read more

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

The New Zealand General Election will be held on Saturday 20 September 2014. Read more