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Welcome to the Democrats Abroad New Zealand Official webpage!

We are the Official Country Committee for the Democratic Party and American Democrats living in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Here you will find information about how to contact the DANZ Executive Committee, and what upcoming events across the country are happening.

Feel free to get in touch with any DANZ Executive Committee Member if you have questions, suggestions, or just want to meet up for a cuppa.

Please send press inquiries here.

Don’t forget to join DANZ on Facebook and follow us on X (formerly Twitter), @Threads, and TikTok @DemsAbroadNZ!

Ngā mihi thanks,

James A. Winston II, DANZ Chair
Democrats Abroad New Zealand



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Country EVENTS


September 18, 2023

DANZ Elected 2023-2024 Executive Committee

At our Annual General Meeting in June, we elected our Executive Committee for 2023-2024.  Thank you to all the members for standing for election, and we have a great team......
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September 18, 2023

It's National Voter Registration Day in the USA!

Check to be sure you are registered to vote and encourage all your friends and family to register too.    ...
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January 11, 2023

January 15th is International Voter Registration Day!

It's a good time to check your voter registration so you are ready to go for upcoming elections! ...
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August 27, 2022

Let's Vote Blue in '22!

We've only just gotten started! Let's build on our accomplishments, preserve our rights and freedoms, and protect our planet.  Vote Blue in '22! ...
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August 27, 2022

Voting Blue Gets Things Done!

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April 23, 2022

President Biden's Earth Day 2022!

To mark Earth Day 2022, President Biden signed an executive order to strengthen America's forests and combat global deforestation.  Plus here's a long list of all the positive changes on......
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April 22, 2022

Climate Action 2022!

Check out our new Democrats Abroad toolkit for taking climate action.  Actions we can take all year long, since every day is Earth Day!  ...
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October 13, 2021

Keep Ohio Blue - VOTE in the November 2, 2021 Election

Let’s Send More Ohio Democrats to Congress! VOTE November 2, 2021 Election! We’re counting on you to help keep Ohio blue this Fall! ...
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James Winston II

Chair DANZ
Maria Armoudian

Vice-Chair DANZ
Melissa Ferguson

Adnan Ahmed

DPCA Voting Representative DANZ
Jennifer Frost

At-Large Member