Wikin te Taetae ni Kiribati - Kiribati Language Week
Wikin te Taetae ni Kiribati - Kiribati Language Week is on from Sunday 11 July to Saturday 17 July 2021.
This year's them for Wikin te Taetae ni Kiribati - Kiribati Language Week is Maubonian te teei i nanon te mwenga bon karekean te maiuraoi, te ongotaeka ao te tangira, which means the home is where we nurture our children towards a healthy, responsible, loving, and prosperous future.
The theme acknowledges the important role of the Kiribati mothers, both within their families and the wider community. It also reflects the overarching 2021 Pacific Language Week theme of Wellbeing, by linking the importance of language to overall wellbeing.
According to the 2018 Census, 3,225 people of Kiribati heritage live in New Zealand.
- Visit the Ministry for Pacific Peoples Kiribati Language Week page for more resources.
- Like the NZ Kiribati Language Week Facebook page.