Research / News
Thinking Careers? Think Asia

New Zealand employers will increasingly need staff who have Asia-related skills and knowledge, but new research from the Foundation shows most young people aren’t receiving career advice about Asia.

Education / News
Action-packed Japan trip for Dunedin girls

Otago Girls High School teacher Bronwyn Thomson recounts her school’s action-packed three-week trip to Japan for a class of 10 Japanese language students. The Foundation assisted to make the it poss

Education / Grant
Japan Sports Forum 2019

Japan Sports Forum is designed to deepen physical education teachers’ awareness, of culture, traditions and society in Japan so they are equipped to teach about the region in relation to upcoming sp

Education / News
Japanese tea ceremony just the tonic for pre-exam nerves

Harmony, respect, purity, tranquillity - the four main concepts of a Japanese tea ceremony were on display at Mt Roskill Grammar School in October.

Education / Grant
Japan Sports Forum 2019

Japan Sports Forum is designed to deepen physical education teachers’ awareness, of culture, traditions and society in Japan so they are equipped to teach about the region in relation to upcoming sp

Education / Grant
Experience Asia

New Zealand schools have the opportunity to receive funding for holding an event that enables students to experience Asian cultural activities and/or increases students' knowledge and understanding of

Education / Article
Educators Network events

We offer free events to help school leaders and teachers to better equip students for their future with Asia. We also offer funding for holding Asia-focussed events at your school.

Education / Grant
Indonesia experience for teachers

(Applications closed) The Asia New Zealand Foundation in conjunction with the Southeast Asia Centre of Asia-Pacific Excellence is providing an opportunity for pairs of teachers from three New Zealand

Resources / Resource
Rugby World Cup Japan

Resources for students to learn about Japan in the lead up to the RWC in 2019.

Resources / Resource
Hallyu - The Korean Wave

This unit is an inquiry for Year 7 - 10 students about Korean entertainment and its globalisation. Throughout this unit, there are lessons designed to explore the different art forms encompassed in th