"I didn’t know it at the time, but the Asia New Zealand Foundation Summer internship was the support and mentorship I needed to realise the power of an individual’s journey," says Montgomery Sykes.
Whitireia and WelTec student Luke Hartfield says his love of Asian cultures and IT came together seamlessly during his two-month online internship with a leading Indian IT consultancy company.
Earlier this year, the Foundation enabled me to travel to Mumbai for a month to work on a Software Engineering internship for Tata Consultancy Services, one of India's largest technology companies.
Journalist Emily Ford spent six weeks at the Deccan Herald in Bengaluru on an internship supported by the Asia New Zealand Foundation. She writes about her experiences in the bustling city.
Shane Cowlishaw, Newsroom’s National Affairs Editor says: I’ve lived in Japan, backpacked in southern China, and hiked across the Myanmar border. A few days reporting in Delhi would be a piece of cake
Nick Davies writes about his experiences as an intern in India's most populous city, Mumbai.
For my March update, I thought I’d bring you up to speed on how Covid-19 is affecting our work at the Foundation.
IN TOUCH arts commissions: We talk to John Williams about his photo series following the final days of Hindu pilgrims as they journey to the Indian city of Varanasi to die.
Musician Tristan Carter and visual artist Kelly Spencer's IN TOUCH arts commission work, Rasa, takes the audience on a surreal audio/visual stroll through the sounds and sites of an Indian city.
Fulbright Scholar and Foundation Leadership Network member Abbas Nazari looks at the rise of the Indo-Pacific and the significance of the term and region for New Zealand, the US and India.
Year 10 Paraparaumu College students turned their hands to calligraphy, Chinese painting, martial arts, yoga, Bollywood dancing and more during the school’s Asia Awareness Day.
This reports assesses the potential of South Asian diasporas in New Zealand and of the New Zealand diaspora in South Asia to further relations between the two regions.