New Zealand High Commission Apia, Samoa

28-01-15

New Zealand is proud to partner with the African Union Commission to produce the African Union Handbook 2015. In a significant development, this edition has been published in both English and French.

26-01-15

25 April 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the ANZAC landings at Gallipoli during the First World War.  The New Zealand High Commission, Ministry of Education, Sports & Culture, Samoa Observer, and Returned Services Association of Samoa are proud to support a creative writing competition to encourage secondary school students in Samoa to develop a greater understanding of the significance of Anzac Day and the impact of the First World War on both Samoa and New Zealand.

20-01-15

Foreign Minister Murray McCully today welcomed New Zealand taking up its seat as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council.

“New Zealand’s term on the Security Council will place us at the heart of international decision-making for the next two years,” Mr McCully says.

“The Security Council is currently considering some of the most pressing issues the international community faces, including; the dire humanitarian situation in Syria, ISIL, and Ebola.

17-10-14

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

Read the Prime Minister's media release

14-03-14

Chairman of the Pacific Development and Conservation (PADEVCON) Trust Peter Kiely is encouraging groups and individuals with an interest in sustainable development and conservation projects to consider applying for grant funding from the Trust.

PADEVCON distributes about $250,000 each year to communities, organisations and individuals in the South Pacific for a range of development and conservation projects.

10-03-14

With the cyclone season here, we encourage all New Zealand citizens in Samoa and American Samoa to register online at the Safetravel website

10-03-14

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

10-10-13

With the cyclone season now upon us, we encourage all New Zealand citizens in Samoa and American Samoa to register online at the Safetravel website.

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2014-15

United Nations Handbook
2014-15

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

Prime Minister's media release | www.beehive.govt.nz

New Zealand wins Security Council seat

New Zealand has secured a place on the UN Security Council for 2015-16. Read the Prime Minister's media release

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

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

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