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Developing leadership talent vital, says Prime Minister John Key

On November 25th, the Harkness Fellowship Trust hosted Prime Minister John Key, senior government officials and past Harkness fellows at a cocktail function to celebrate the recent $2 million investment by the Leadership Development Centre in the future of the fellowships. In…

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Harkness Fellowships Trust welcomes Government investment

The Chairman of the NZ Harkness Fellowships Trust Board, Ross Tanner, has welcomed the announcement by Iain Rennie, State Services Commissioner and Chair of the Board of the Leadership Development Centre, that the Government is to make a $2 million…

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Remembered: Ian Baumgart 1920 – 2013

by Ross Tanner The longevity of the Harkness fellowships means that sadly, from time to time, we have to farewell old friends and fellows.   One such Fellow, Ian Baumgart QSO, died on Friday 27 September, 2013 at Riverleigh Rest Home…

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