Media intern Isabella Cleary describes the six weeks she spent living in Indonesia, learning Baharsa, exploring the countryside with friends and covering local stories.
Having never set foot outside of New Zealand, finding herself in the bustling streets of Seoul was an eye-opening and exhilarating experience for CJ Cultural Foundation intern Libby McKinnel.
The Foundation's Honorary Advisers will share their perspectives on New Zealand’s relationships with Asia at a meeting in Singapore in March.
Waikato University graduate Harriet Yeoman describes living in vibrant Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and interning at audit, tax and advisory company KPMG.
Visiting Thailand for an international tournament "opened students’ eyes to a world that exists beyond what they had ever imagined", says Hamilton Boys High 1st XV coach Cameron Moorby.
Last year saw Foundation staff travelling to Asia for the first time since the onset of Covid – to reconnect with partner organisations and explore new collaborations and opportunities in the region.
The rich and complex history of the first Chinese to live in Otago is explored in an exhibition by Cindy Huang being held at Queenstown's Te Atamira gallery.
Journalist Amy Ridout and photographer Virginia Woolf travelled to Nepal in November to document the impact Sir Edmund Hillary's Khumjung School continues to have on the surrounding district.
Coming to the end of her summer internship, Victoria University law student Lydia Joyce says the experience has provided her fascinating insights into the world of international dispute resolution.
Otago University teaching fellow Peter Grace visited South Korea recently to look at how citizens of that country perceive and respond to the ever-present threat from the north.
Paul Morgan and Mitchell Pham’s significant contributions have been recognised in the New Year 2023 Honours.
We chat to poet Doc Drumheller about his IN TOUCH Arts Commission work in which fellow poets and dignitaries in New Zealand and Asia read poems from his 2018 collection of poems Drinking with Li Bai.