Katherine with the British HC to New Zealand

Katherine McIndoe, the Senior Prize Winner of the 2013 Commonwealth Essay Competition, recently met with HE Vicki Treadell, the British High Commissioner to New Zealand.

Having read Katherine's prize-winning entry, the High Commissioner wished to extend her congratulations and to discuss the inspiration for the entry, which focuses on the 100 million+ lost girls across the globe. To read Katherine's entry, click here.

The meeting follows widespread media coverage of Katherine's achievement. Click here to see Katherine interviewed on 3News and click here to read an article covering her win in the Dominion Post.