Sharing Excellence


Welcome to the NZ-UK Link Foundation, where sharing excellence between our nations is our founding objective.

The Foundation’s purpose is to make an ongoing and substantial contribution to the intellectual, educational, vocational and academic underpinning of the bilateral NZ–UK relationship in a changing world

“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.”
Sir Edmund Hillary

Latest news

  • A major lesson in Pandemics from 1918

    Michael Baker, New Zealand’s leading infectious disease epidemiologist, is amazed that pandemics such as the Ebola crisis in West Africa continue to surprise us. A visiting professor from the University of Otago, he said there are more than 1,400 known human pathogens and almost all of them have the capacity to cause pandemics. In addition […]

  • Timely arrival of NZ-UK Link award-winning epidemiologist

    New Zealand’s leading infectious disease epidemiologist, Michael Baker, takes up his new role in London as a NZ-UK Link Foundation Visiting Professor this month. He will be based at the University of London’s School of Advanced Study (SAS) for 12 weeks from 20 April. The professor of public health at the University of Otago, Wellington […]