Pacific Island Language Weeks
The Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs have lined up the various Pacific Language weeks for the year.
The sights and sounds of the Pacific will be on display as the Samoa, Tonga, Cook Islands, Tuvalu, Fiji, Niue and Tokelau language weeks are celebrated in 2014.
Pacific language weeks provide a chance for Pacific language and culture to be promoted and maintained through song, dance, cultural displays, language debates, speech competitions, constitution celebrations and more.
The 2014 Pacific Language Week line-up begins with Samoa language week in May and ends with Tokelau language week in early November.
2014 Pacific Language Week programme:
Samoa Language Week: 25-31 May
Cook Island Language Week 4-10 August
Tonga Language Week 1-7 September
Tuvalu Language Week 29 September-5 October
Fiji Language Week 6-12 October
Niue Language Week 13-19 October
Tokelau Language Week 26 October-1 November