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Posts Tagged ‘ language ’

WATCH: Te Reo marches down Lambton Quay

Sep 12th, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News

WATCH: About 5000 people march to start Maori Language week. ELIJAH Hill got among the crowd.



LISTEN: Our native tongue in three homes.

May 24th, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout

Māori language is struggling to survive colonisation. JADE WINTON-LOWE talks to three Te Reo speakers.



Indigenous languages to be put under the spotlight

Feb 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Radio News

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JADE WINTON-LOWE REPORTS.



Found in translation – a korero about languages in Aotearoa

Nov 19th, 2015 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, Newsroom Blog

BRAD FLAHIVE looks at New Zealand’s language dynamics in his blog about Te Reo Maori.



Fewer Maori speaking te reo Māori

May 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The 2013 census shows that the amount of Maori speaking te reo Māori is on the decline.



Pacific leaders to be asked about literacy

Oct 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

PACIFIC LEADERS and educators have been invited to take part in consultation that will define a literacy framework from the Pasifika worldview. Adult Community Education Aotearoa and the Tertiary Education Commission want to widen the definition of literacy in New Zealand.



Challenge laid during Tokelau language week

Oct 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

NEW ZEALAND’S Tokelauan community is being challenged to keep its native tongue alive during Tokelau language week. Radio presenter Nive Ahelemo says it is vital the community take up the challenge because more Tokelauans live in New Zealand than anywhere else in the world.



Tokelau speakers need to share

Oct 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

THERE ARE around 7000 Tokelaueans in New Zealand, but less than half can actually speak the language fluently.



Save your languages, Parata tells islanders

Jun 24th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Newtown meeting told more government money will not help



Head of the fish leads the way in iwi radio broadcasting

Apr 4th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Student Features

Wellington’s award-winning Maori radio station set to celebrate 25 years in the business, reports RODNEY BROWN.



Toddler teachers take language skills home

Dec 6th, 2010 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Preschool trains new generation of Pasifika speakers.



New funding rules hit English language schools

Nov 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Government funders have told schools migrants must learn faster, reports GREG FORD.



Less advertising, more talking wins council seat

Oct 14th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Porirua’s Pacific networks spread messages for Fa’afoi Seiuli



Young Samoans unaware of language realities

Mar 17th, 2010 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Optimism fails to match the stats on language abilities.