Antarctica New Zealand acknowledges Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its contemporary application with principles of partnership, participation and protection. These are familiar concepts to Antarctica New Zealand – an organisation that operates closely with international Antarctic Programmes and scientists to support world-class research in Antarctica. Antarctica New Zealand continues to embrace the biculturalism of Aotearoa and uphold these principles as they apply to Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We embrace the biculturalism of Aotearoa and uphold the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi (partnership, participation and protection) within our own five values. These are familiar concepts to the Antarctica New Zealand team and are central to everything we do: