Development stories

Read stories about the on-the-ground work of the New Zealand Aid Programme

The New Zealand Aid Programme is proud to share stories about how, with its partners, it is supporting sustainable development to reduce poverty and contribute to a more secure, equitable and prosperous world. Our stories provide an on-the-ground perspective of the development activities that New Zealand supports in the Pacific and further afield.

Kiribati SAR Vessel
New Zealand’s High Commissioner in Tarawa, Don Higgins, formally handed over a new search and rescue boat (‘Police Rescue’) to the Government...
Avocado-farmers-in-Kenya-highlights
Avocado growers in central Kenya are set to benefit from a new  partnership between the New Zealand Aid Programme and Plant and Food Research NZ...
Rarotonga Airport Solar Farm Oct 2014
The completion of a 960 kilowatt solar array at Rarotonga airport named Te Mana o te Ra (or, Power from the Sun), was welcomed in the Cook Islands...
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has signed a Framework for International Development in Dairy Excellence with the Fonterra Dairy Co-...
Afghanistan - farmers in Bamyan
Read archived stories about the on-the-ground work of the New Zealand Aid ProgrammeThe New Zealand Aid Programme is proud to share stories about how...