Niuean Language Week

Niuean Language Week 2017 Poster2Fakaalofa lahi atu!  Niuean Language Week is being held from 15 to 21 October 2017. The theme of the week is ‘Ko e Vagahau Niue ko e Atefua he Tagata Niue’ - The Niue Language is the Heart of Niue People.

The social media hashtags for the week are #NiueLanguageWeek and #KoAuKoENiue.

Learning resource

A Niuean Language Week resource, Ponataki, has been developed with members of the Niue community which will help connect people with the Niuean language, culture and identity.  The resource includes contributions from Te Papa Tongarewa. 

Download the resource (PDF 2.4MB)

Calendar of events

The community are hosting a number of events to celebrate Niuean culture and language.

Download the calendar (PDF 923KB)

Community poster

Help promote Niuean Language Week in your church, workplace, school or community group.

Download the 2017 poster (JPG, 817KB)

Download the 2016 poster (JPG, 5MB)

Niuean Language Factsheet

Download the Niuean Language Factsheet (PDF 552KB)