Pacific Language Weeks

The Ministry for Pacific Peoples works closely with Pacific communities’ to maintain and promote heritage languages. Languages magnify the value of a community, providing a vital link between our place in Aotearoa and our heritage as peoples of the vast blue Pacific continent. 

The 2020 Pacific Language Week dates are:

Langauge Poster 2020

Rotuman Language Week 

Rotuman Language Week is the first of nine Pacific languages we will be celebrating during the 2020 Pacific Language Weeks programme which is in its 11th year, click here to find out more.