Samoa Language Week

Talofa Lava! 

Vaiaso o le Gagana  Sāmoa - Samoa Language Week is being held from Sunday 24 May - Saturday 30 May 2020. Please check back soon for the 2020 poster and events calendar.


2019 Samoa Language Week Poster 


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

Click here to download the 2019 Samoa Language Week poster

Key proverbs 

Ia ō gatasi le futia ma le umele – May the essential components, be of equal strength

Ia soso’o le fau ma le fau – Allow two of equal strength, follow each other

O le aso ma le filiga, o le aso ma le mata’iga tila – A day to focus on the job at hand, another to reflect

A malu i fale, e malu i fafo – Respect yourself and others will

E tua le fale tele i le faleo’o – Even the mighty, needs others

Helpful resources

We encourage you to speak, use, teach and learn Gagana Sāmoa (Sāmoan Language), below are some helpful resources and links: