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New Leader For Asia New Zealand Foundation

Monday, 18 December 2023, 12:37 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

The Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono has appointed its first woman CEO - Suzannah Jessep. Announcing the appointment, Foundation Chair Dame Fran Wilde said that Ms Jessep is expected to bring a fresh look and style to the leadership ... More >>

Asia Internships To Help Young New Zealanders Develop Skills And Networks

Wednesday, 22 November 2023, 9:53 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

  The Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono has been offering internships since 2009 and is continually expanding its range of opportunities to meet the professional needs of today’s workforce and Asia’s exciting, diverse ... More >>

Asia New Zealand Foundation Expands Its Leadership Network With 42 New Members

Tuesday, 29 August 2023, 12:25 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

The Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono announces the addition of 42 new members into its Leadership Network from across Aotearoa. This year's cohort of talented young leaders has been carefully selected to join the Leadership Network, ... More >>

Asia Increasingly Front And Centre For New Zealand’s Future

Wednesday, 21 June 2023, 9:16 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Now in its 26th year, the Asia New Zealand Foundation’s annual Perceptions of Asia and Asian Peoples survey reveals just how critical New Zealanders’ believe Asia is to New Zealand’s future. Close to two thirds of New Zealanders (65 percent) ... More >>

Māori Delegation To Grow F&B Links Between New Zealand And Southeast Asia

Tuesday, 16 May 2023, 3:23 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Emerging Māori F&B (food and beverage) business leaders will explore new food frontiers in Southeast Asia on a programme organised by the Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono, with support from Te Taumata - a national group established ... More >>

Asia Awaits For New Zealand Art Practitioners

Thursday, 23 March 2023, 6:37 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Thirteen New Zealand-based arts practitioners have been awarded funding to undertake opportunities in Asia thanks to the return of Asia New Zealand Foundation’s Arts Practitioner Fund. The purpose of the Foundation’s arts programme is to bring Asia ... More >>

Asia Internships To Boost Young New Zealanders’ Careers

Wednesday, 7 December 2022, 3:52 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

  Eighteen New Zealand tertiary students and recent graduates will experience how business is done in Asia while undertaking domestic, online and in-country internships this summer. The Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono has been offering ... More >>

Opportunities Abound For NZ To Get On Board Asia’s Sporting Wave

Monday, 28 November 2022, 10:42 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

A new report from the Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono finds Asia is increasingly shaping global sports trends — but New Zealand needs to do more to help its sporting talent make the most of the region’s opportunities. The Rising ... More >>

New Zealand Interns To Experience Asian Business Cultures

Wednesday, 1 December 2021, 11:39 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Fifteen New Zealand tertiary students and recent graduates will experience how business is done in Asia while undertaking online and domestic internships this summer. The Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono has been offering business internships ... More >>

New Zealand Sport And Asia: What’s The Connection?

Friday, 26 November 2021, 10:34 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

The Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono wants to hear from New Zealand sportspeople who have worked, travelled or competed in Asia for new research examining how New Zealand sport engages in the region. Events like the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, ... More >>

Asia Connections Are At The Heart Of Success For Many South Island Businesses, New Report Shows

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 7:48 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

A new report from the Asia New Zealand Foundation finds strong appetite among South Island businesses to continue growing trade and investment links to Asia, even as Covid-19 constrains their ability to connect in person. Published today, the report ... More >>

Awareness Of Asia’s Importance To New Zealand Grows, Despite Challenges

Wednesday, 16 June 2021, 11:31 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Despite the impacts of Covid-19, New Zealanders increasingly believe it is important for their country to build ties with Asia, new research from the Asia New Zealand Foundation shows. The latest report in the annual New Zealanders’ Perceptions of ... More >>

Wellington Chinese New Year Festival: Exploring The Chinese Zodiac Through Art

Wednesday, 13 January 2021, 12:08 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Organisers of Wellington’s Chinese New Year Festival (13-14 February 2021) have added an exciting new component to the 2021 festival. From 1 February the public will be treated to the Chinese New Year Zodiac Art Trail , an installation of specially ... More >>

New Zealanders See Ties With Asia As Increasingly Important, Survey Shows

Monday, 22 June 2020, 9:33 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

New Zealand’s recovery from COVID-19 will be tied to Asia’s recovery – and new research from the Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono shows that more New Zealanders recognise the importance of the region. The latest report in the annual ... More >>

Asia-NZ Foundation’s Christchurch expansion reflects demand

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, 3:21 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

New Zealand’s pre-eminent organisation on Asia, the Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono, is strengthening its work in the South Island by establishing a formal presence in Christchurch. More >>

NZ Students and Grads learning how Asia does business

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 9:28 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Twenty-one New Zealand students and recent graduates are about to embark on internships to learn how Asia does business. More >>

Youth take the lead on New Zealand-Asia relations

Thursday, 17 October 2019, 7:33 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Twenty-five young people who represent the future of the Asia-New Zealand relationship have been acknowledged as ‘ones to watch’, by the Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono. More >>

Research: New Zealanders know little about Asia

Monday, 28 May 2018, 9:46 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Research published today by the Asia New Zealand Foundation — the ‘New Zealanders’ Perceptions of Asia and Asian Peoples 2017 Annual Survey’ available here suggests New Zealanders’ knowledge about Asia is low. More >>

Foundation backs bill to strengthen language learning

Monday, 15 January 2018, 12:32 pm | Asia New Zealand Foundation

Foundation backs bill to strengthen language learning in schools The Asia New Zealand Foundation strongly supports the private member’s bill released for public consultation today which aims to strengthen language learning in primary and intermediate schools. ... More >>

Language learning in primary school a step for NZ's success

Monday, 28 August 2017, 11:55 am | Asia New Zealand Foundation

The Asia New Zealand Foundation welcomes the announcement of a programme to make available at least 10 priority languages in New Zealand primary schools. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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