Current Intakes

ELTO Asia

Intake 47: 23 January 2018 – 16 June 2018

Theme: Good Governance

In January, 63 government officials from Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Timor-Leste and Vietnam, arrived to start their five-month stay in New Zealand. They are pictured here at Victoria University during their three-day orientation before setting out for Nelson and Napier for Part One of their course at EIT and NMIT.

The current theme for their study programme is Governance. Themes for previous groups have included Disaster Risk management, Agriculture, Security, Trade, Sustainable Economic Development, Governance and Education. The ELTO programme is funded by the New Zealand Aid Programme within the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. 

During their stay here, the officials study an intensive English language course, visit workplaces, and stay in New Zealand homes, ensuring that they experience the Kiwi way of life as well as learn about government matters.

 

Past Intakes

Intake 46: 18 July 2017 – 9 December 2017

Theme: Education

Sixty government officials arrived in New Zealand in July from Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Timor-Leste and Vietnam. They are in New Zealand to study on the English Language Training for Officials (ELTO) programme. They are pictured on the campus of Victoria University where they spent the first three days getting oriented before going to NMIT in Nelson and EIT in Napier for the first two months of the programme. 

  

 

ELTO Asia Intake 45: 16 May – 1 September 2017

Theme: Renewable Energy

The 32 government officials from Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, and Vietnam, who arrived in May are pictured at the top Of Wellington’s Cable Car with Wellington city in the background.

The theme for their study programme was Renewable Energy. Themes for previous groups have included Disaster Risk management, Agriculture, Security, Trade, Sustainable Economic Development, Governance and Education. The ELTO programme is funded by the New Zealand Aid Programme within the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. 

 During their stay here, the officials study an intensive English language course, visit workplaces, and stay in New Zealand homes, ensuring that they experience the Kiwi way of life as well as learn about government matters.

 

 
 

ELTO Africa

ELTO Africa Intake 10 commenced their course in Wellington on 5th March 2018

While in New Zealand they will study an intensive English language course at the English Language Institute at Victoria University, covering the following topics: New Zealand’s society, culture, economy, system of government and public sector management as well as regional and multilateral governance. They are from the following countries: Algeria, Angola, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Comoros, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Mali, Morocco, Mozambique, Palestine and Togo.

ELTO Africa Intake 9 : 23 September- 1 December 2017

Theme: National and International Governance

  


ELTO Africa Intake 8: 4 March - 13 May 2017

Theme: National and International Governance

They stayed in New Zealand from March to May 2017. In total they were from 12 countries in Africa: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burundi, Chad, Comoros, Congo-Barzaville, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Madagascar, Mauritania and Morocco. 

ELTO Africa Intake 7: 11 October - 16 December 216

Theme: National and International Governance

ELTO Africa Intake 7 commenced their course in Wellington on 11 October 2016. The 15 officials are pictured here at the Victoria University welcome. They were from 11 countries in Africa: Burundi, Central African Republic, Cote D’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea, Madagascar, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Senegal and Togo.