Lynette Provost CNZM
will bring her experience in public sector leadership as well as further the Guardians Kaitiaki of the Alexander Turnbull Library knowledge of information technology and management, culture and heritage, and governance.
Hon Russell Marshall CNZM
was New Zealand's foreign minister from 1987-90.
Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Minister Clare Curran has announced the appointment of Dr Ruth Harley CNZM
as a member and new chair of the Broadcasting Commission (NZ On Air).
The speakers were Sir Neville Jordan (chair of the New Zealand-Indonesia Council and chancellor of VUW), Jenny McGregor (general manager trade strategy, Global Stakeholder Affairs, Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd), Catherine Beard (executive director, Manufacturing & Export NZ), Simon Watt (partner of Bell Gully), HE Maris Sangiampongsa (ambassador of Thailand and chair of ASEAN Heads of Mission in Wellington), Ben King (deputy secretary of foreign affairs and trade), Simon Murdoch CNZM
(deputy chair, Asia New Zealand Foundation), Prof Ian O.
10 Aug Gerald Hensley CNZM
(former diplomat and secretary of defence), 'Reflections on New Zealand's Place in a Volatile World'.
Prof Roger Stewart Morris CNZM
(retired professor of animal health, Massey University), 'From Influenza and SARS to Ebola and Foot and Mouth: New Zealand's Contribution to Controlling the International Spread of Infectious Diseases'.
On 19 November Rob Robinson CNZM
, former commissioner of police, addressed the branch on 'International Police Plan to Combat One of the World's Biggest Killers'.
Hon Jim McLay CNZM
, QSO is New Zealand's ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations.This article is the second part of the edited text of an address he gave to a joint NZIIA-UN Association of New Zealand meeting in Wellington on 25 August 2010.The views expressed are his alone and are not necessarily those of the New Zealand government or Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.