Christchurch City Council

  • Queen’s Service Medal for services to ethnic communities

    an image of Weng-Kei Chen and his family

    Weng-Kei Chen, who first came to New Zealand in 1969 to study at the University of Canterbury, received the Queen’s Service Medal this year for services to ethnic communities. Weng-kei and his family were thrilled with the award and appreciated the recognition by the community.  “I am delighted to receive the award. It also acknowledges the diversity of people who are proud to call New Zealand home!”