The Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) returned to Christchurch for another observation mission on 23 June 2017 to conduct a number of research flights and study celestial objects in the Southern Hemisphere’s skies until its departure on 13 August 2017.
Flying Observatory Returns to Christchurch
The art world is focused on Germany – it’s Documenta14 in Kassel
Only every five years it is time for Documenta – therefore the art exhibition is drawing even more attention. 2017 it is entitled once more to inspire, unsettle and polarise.
Just in time for the cold and windy season, a New Zealand subsidiary of the German company pro clima inaugurated its Center for Advanced Building Systems in Auckland on 7 July 2017.
Wera Hack, Desk Officer for the South Pacific at the German Embassy in Wellington, was in Samoa to attend the official inauguration of two recent projects funded by the German Embassy.
Open Now: Pacific Island Media Journalism Competition
Please find below a link to information about a Pacific Island Media Journalism competition to win a trip to the “COP 23” conference in Bonn on 6 – 17 November. The competition will give ten journalists from the Pacific island region the unique chance to travel to and report from this year’s UN climate conference 2017:
Enter the competition here
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