We support and organise Asia-related events and festivals, and offer artists professional development opportunities in Asia.
We offer seminars, internships and networking opportunities to inform and connect New Zealand business leaders and graduates with the Asia region.
We provide information, resources and professional development to teachers and principals so they can equip their students for future opportunities in Asia.
We run the ASEAN Young Business Leaders Initiative (YBLI) on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s behalf. The YBLI programme supports entrepreneurs to facilitate trade and builds networks between entrepreneurs and businesspeople in Southeast Asia and in New Zealand.
We provide professional development and leadership opportunities to young professionals to support them in taking an active role in strengthening New Zealand’s relations with Asia.
We support New Zealand journalists in learning more about Asia by providing travel grants, internships and access to Asia-related forums and speakers.
We commission social, economic and education research to encourage public debate and help policy-makers informed decisions about New Zealand’s engagement with Asia.
We lead dialogues on strategic, regional and security issues with think tanks, universities and counterpart organisation in Asia.