New Zealand Embassy Warsaw, Poland


New Zealand has secured a place on the United Nations Security Council for 2015-16.

Read the Prime Minister's media release


Auckland is the friendliest city in the world according to readers of travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler.


New Zealand is in the top ten of the latest Human Development Index released by the United Nations Development Programme, headed by former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark.


A team of three New Zealand Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) experts will depart for the Netherlands today as part of international efforts to identify all 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.


The Mayor of Wellington, Celia Wade-Brown, visited Warsaw recently to participate in the events commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Rising which began on 1 August 1944.


New Zealand is about to become the talk of fantasy enthusiasts around the world, with the call going out globally to find fans keen to take an ultimate Middle-earth journey to New Zealand.


On 24 July 2014, the Voit of Gromadka (in south western Poland), Mr Dariusz Pawliszczy, unveiled a plaque commemorating Allied soldiers who were detained during World War II in a building which now hosts the Wierzbowa rural community centre.


On 20 June in Dunedin’s Toitu Otago Settlers Museum, a ceremony took place to unveil a plaque commemorating the Polish writer, Joseph Conrad.



NZ tennis player, Artem Sitak, linked up with Mateusz Kowalczyk from Poland to win a tennis doubles title at the recent ATP Stuttgart Mercedes Cup.


Over 500 conference delegates from around the world will gather in Dunedin in 2018. The Public Communication of Science and Technology Conference will be hosted by the University of Otago's Centre for Science and Communication - the world's largest postgraduate facility for Science Communication.

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