International Development Policy Statement

The New Zealand Government’s overarching policy on international development assistance.

International Development Policy Statement (PDF 600KB)

To request a hard copy please send an email to including your full postal address.

New Zealand Aid Programme's Sector Priorities 2012-15

The New Zealand Aid Programme's Sector Priorities 2012-15 (PDF 2.93mb) is a companion to our Strategic Plan (see below. Its purpose is to provide sector-specific guidance in the delivery of the Strategic Plan priorities and mission, which is to support sustainable development in developing countries in order to reduce poverty and to contribute to a more secure, equitable, and prosperous world.

New Zealand Aid Programme Strategic Plan 2015 - 2019

The four year Strategic Plan, guides the focus of the New Zealand Aid Programme’s efforts and provides an improved framework for measuring results over the four year period 2015-2019.

New Zealand Aid Programme Strategic Plan 2015-2019 (PDF 3MB)

Development in the Pacific 2012 | Partnerships for Progress

New Zealand has been honoured to be the Chair of the Pacific Islands Forum in 2011 – the year of its 40th anniversary. Over the years, the Forum has become a vital event on the Pacific calendar, with Pacific leaders meeting and engaging in dialogue with each other and with the international community.

Pacific Focus Global Reach | 2014 Year in Review

New Zealand Action for International Development

The New Zealand Aid Programme annual publication for 2014 is available now. It profiles a selection of the development events, achievements and initiatives that New Zealand contributed to in 2014. This year's title, "Pacific Focus, Global Reach", reflects the depth and breadth of New Zealand's development support.

Download a copy | Pacific Focus, Global Reach (PDF 3.6MB)

Free hard copies are also available. To request a copy, please send an email with your name and postal address to:

Previous Strategic Plans

International Development Group Strategic Plan 2012-2015 | Development that Delivers (PDF 1.8MB)

Previous Annual Reviews

NZ Aid Programme Annual Review 2013 (PDF 3.6MB)

NZ Aid Programme Annual Review 2012 (PDF 4.28mb)

NZ Aid Programme Annual Review 2010-11  - Commited to Effective Aid

NZAID Annual Review 2010 (PDF 6.5mb) - see Currents issue 23 for the 2010 NZAID annual review

NZAID Annual Review 2009 (PDF 4.38mb) - see Currents issue 17 for the 2009 NZAID annual review

NZAID Annual Review 2007-2008 (PDF 4.34mb)

NZAID Annual Review 2006-2007 (PDF 2.87mb)

NZAID Annual Review 2005-2006 (PDF 1.73mb)

Currents magazine

Currents was the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s international aid and development magazine which considers development issues and profiles the New Zealand Aid Programme.

Read previous editions Currents.