The New Zealand Aid Programme is the New Zealand Government's international aid and development programme managed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Our annual publication for 2013 is available now.
New Zealand contributes to the International Development Association (IDA) of the World Bank. The IDA is one of the largest sources of development finance provides grants and concessional loans to support health, education, infrastructure, agriculture, economic, and institutional development in the world’s poorest countries.
New Zealand has participated in IDA since the early 1970s, contributing over US$293 million. Every three years,...
The Kiribati Adaptation Project
“It’s my last night in Bangui, the beleaguered capital of the Central African Republic and I’m cowering on the tiles of my second floor hotel bathroom.
Red Cross Africa
New Zealand and Fiji have a history of support and cooperation in times of natural disaster. It was in this spirit that New Zealand Acting Head of Mission in Fiji, Mark Ramsden, spoke as a chief guest at National Disaster Awareness Week, 7-13 October.
Acting HOM Mark Ramsden speaking at the launch of the National Disaster Awareness Week, Fiji 2013
The Vanuatu town of Luganville has clocked up another recycling first, thanks to VSA volunteer Mary O’Reilly.The Luganville Municipality earlier this year started running Vanuatu’s first kerbside cardboard recycling scheme for businesses and the country’s first market composting scheme. It has now started a scheme to recycle used printer toner cartridges, old mobile phones and chargers. It is one of several actions identified in the Sanma...
Gloria Wass, Secretary Sanma Province.