Hugo, who was made a commander of the Royal Victorian Order in 1995 and a companion of the Queen's Service Order in 2008, was much admired by NZILA
members for his efforts to create the new branch in Nelson.
1 Aug Sir Kenneth Keith (former judge of the International Court of Justice and NZILA life member), 'Settlement of Disputes about the Law of the Sea: Reflections Following the South China Sea Award'.
29 Sep Brian Lynch (chair of the NZIIA's Wellington branch and former NZILA executive director), 'New Zealand's Asia-Pacific Destiny.
On 4 July the NZILA
co-hosted with the Centre for Strategic Studies and the Centre for Defence and Security Studies a symposium on 'The 2016 New Zealand Defence White Paper'.
Stuart McMillan is a senior fellow in the Centre for Strategic Studies at Victoria University of Wellington and a life member of the NZILA
After she became the opposition leader in 1993 she made smart use of her annual publicly funded overseas trips (and subsequently gave informative reports to NZILA
gatherings that this journal then published).
The host, Governor-General and NZILA
Patron Sir Jerry Mateparae, addressed the gathering on the international role of the governor-general.