New Zealand Embassy Washington, United States of America


The New Zealand Embassy is hosting a black tie gala dinner on Thursday night, featuring host of 'The Amazing Race' Phil Keoghan, to raise funds for earthquake relief efforts.


Donations for the Christchurch earthquake can be made to the New Zealand Government supported appeal US residents may make tax deductible contributions through "American Friends of Christchurch"


Following is Ambassador's Moore second newsletter about the Christchurch earthquake. If you would like to recieve future newsletters please email Michelle Parish, Public Affairs at the New Zealand Embassy in Washington DC


New Zealand Customs Minister Maurice Williamson has announced an improvement to the existing Mutual Recognition Arrangement between New Zealand Customs and U.S. Customs and Border Protection.


New Zealand Ambassador to the United States of America, the Rt Hon Mike Moore, gave the Keynote Address to the APEC Committee on Trade and Investment's Trade Policy Dialogue on Next Generation Trade and Investment Issues. The Dialogue convened at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington DC on Monday 7 March.


New Zealand Ambassador to the US Rt Hon Mike Moore was recently interviewed for a Sunday Star Times article.


2011 is a big year for "First Light", New Zealand's team entry in the U.S. Department of Energy's prestigious annual Solar Decathlon event.


The Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management and the United States Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) signed a memorandum of cooperation that includes 24/7 contact between the agencies.


The  DC Metro Chapter of Carson Scholars Fund is having their first Annual Gala at the New Zealand Embassy, Thursday December 9, 2010 in association with Duffy Books in Homes USA.


The Embassy of New Zealand will host a one-of-its-kind charity benefit featuring world renowned tenor Anthony Kearns for the USO’s "Operation Enduring Care,” a $100 million initiative to support wounded warriors and their families on Sunday, December 5, at 5 p.m.

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