Publications & press releases

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Speeches by the Secretary of Defence

Date Subject
18 October 2012

15th New Zealand Defence Industry Association Forum, 16 October 2012 - John McKinnon

7 May 2012 Media Release from MoD and MFAT - ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) Inter-sessional Support Group on Confidence Building Measures and Preventive Diplomacy
3 April 2012 Media Release from MoD and NZDF - Independent advisers strengthen Defence Capability Board
21 November 2011

14th New Zealand Defence Industry Association Forum, 15 November 2011 - John McKinnon

22 October 2010

13th New Zealand Defence Industry Association Forum, 19 October 2010 - John McKinnon

13 October 2009 12th New Zealand Defence Industry Association Forum, 13 October 2009 - John McKinnon
7 October 2008 11th Defence Industry Forum 2008 - Keynote Address, 7 October 2008 - John McKinnon
15 November 2007 4th Annual Armistice Symposium - Auckland War Memorial Museum and Auckland University of Technology, The NZ/US Defence Relationship, (9 November 2007) - John McKinnon
17 November 2005 Securing a Peaceful Pacific - delivered at book launch, Wellington - Graham Fortune
12-13 September 2005 Regional Security in Oceania and South Asia: Continuities and Discontinuities - delivered to the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies Seminar, Honolulu, Hawaii - Graham Fortune

Media Releases

Date Subject
9 April 2013

New Zealand hosting regional peacekeeping meeting - 8 to 11 April 2013

5 October 2012
7 May 2012 MoD and MFAT Media Release: ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) Inter-sessional Support Group on Confidence Building Measures and Preventive Diplomacy
3 April 2012

MoD and NZDF Media Release: Independent advisers strengthen Defence Capability Board

12 September 2008

Independent Review of HMNZS Canterbury released

5 September 2008

Ministry of Defence Announces Key Appointments
21 December 2007 Chief of Defence Force and Secretary of Defence Support Review
17 October 2006 Appointment of Chief Executive and Secretary of Defence (Media release by the State Services Commission)

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