Pasifika – Term 1, 2020

2020 Fotu o Mālama - Samoan Language Conference 

May 7-9, 2020
Venue: Holiday Inn, Mangere Auckland NZ
Address: 2 Ascot Road, Mangere, Auckland New Zealand

Early bird registrations close 7 April 2020

To find out about costs and to register for the conference, please click on the following link and enter your details: 
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSee7yxxQ5yGMSexEOMHkeKfe2bbWC1197-nDBbwrCcEuXIVmw/viewform


For more information, please contact Lemoa Henry Fesulua’i (secretary) on:
Email: H.Fesuluai@mangere.school.nz. Mobile: 021 025 50740


FAGASĀ

Fa’alapotopotoga mo le Aoaoina o le Gagana Samoa i Aotearoa, is the Association for the maintenance and teaching of the Samoan language in Aotearoa, New Zealand. If you would like to know more about the work of FAGASA, please contact the following members:

Wellington: Sia Batcheler - sia.batcheler@tekura.school.nz
 
Canterbury: Leuma Gali - lgali@stc.school.nz 

Dunedin: Afamasaga Pavihi - afamasaga.apavihi92@gmail.com 

Henry Nalesoni - hnalesoni@gmail.com


Useful Pacific Resources:

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Tuvalu Education Resource: : https://www.mpp.govt.nz/assets/Uploads/Tuvalu-Education-Resource-ONLINE-VERSION.pdf

Niue Education Resource: https://www.mpp.govt.nz/assets/Uploads/Ponataki-Niue-Education-Resource-.pdf

Tokelau Eduation Resource: https://www.mpp.govt.nz/assets/Uploads/Tokelau-Education-Resource-2019-.pdf

Fiji Activity Resource: https://www.mpp.govt.nz/assets/Uploads/Fijian-Language-activity-book.pdf

Cook Islands Language Resource: https://www.mpp.govt.nz/assets/Uploads/cook-island-language-week-resource3.pdf

O Tala tu’u ma Pese: https://www.raysofsound.org.nz/gagana-s257moa.html

Check out a range of Pacific language cards:https://www.mpp.govt.nz/assets/Uploads/Pacific-Language-cards.pdf

Tongan language fact sheet: https://www.mpp.govt.nz/assets/Uploads/MMP7643-TonganInfoSheet-v-web2.pdf


Pacific language resources a passion project

A group of people, passionate about Pacific language preservation have joined forces at Lift Education, to ensure these languages are given the attention they deserve in New Zealand classrooms.

https://www.mpp.govt.nz/news-and-stories/pacific-language-resources-a-passion-project/


Rotuman Language Week & Festival of Rotuma 10 - 17 May 2020

Read the Media Release here