New Zealand High Commission Singapore
Joe Harawira, New Zealand storyteller in Singapore
Joe Harawira, a renowned storyteller from New Zealand, participated in the 2012 Singapore International Storytelling Festival in September, with support from the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Public Diplomacy Fund.
During his week-long visit, Joe performed as part of the International Storytelling Showcases and conducted master-classes before sell-out crowds. Joe also visited the North Vista Secondary School, Wellington Primary School and United World College South East Asia to run storytelling sessions with students. He also tutored the Ta’Moko Lions, a non-profit rugby club in Singapore, in performing the haka.