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Ta Talanoa - let's talk

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In Samoan, "Ta Talanoa" means "Let's Talk".

This show is about having good conversations, with ourselves as well as others.  Through great conversations we can share valuable information, that can uplift, inspire and empower individuals as well as our communities.

"Fa'ataua le Talatalanoa - Value Conversations"

Sieni focuses her discussions on the 5 themes of her book, AUALA, which tells her 'transformational story from Samoa to New Zealand':


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Host: Sieni Richardson

Language: Samoan


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It's important to be prepared at all times for things that will likely happen, especially with these lockdowns. We have to play our part and let's work together so we can all come out of this Covid-19.

Duration: 00:29:31 | Date: 2 March, 2021

Resilience Duration

Duration: 00:28:46 | Date: 16 February, 2021

Setting Boundaries

Duration: 00:29:02 | Date: 2 February, 2021

New Year Resolutions

Duration: 00:30:12 | Date: 19 January, 2021

Christmas Show

Duration: 00:30:02 | Date: 22 December, 2020

Tu Aga ma Amioga (Attitude)

"AUALA" - the first A in the title of Sieni's book about her journey and life lessons from Samoa to New Zealand, stands for 'ATTITUDE'

Duration: 00:29:32 | Date: 8 December, 2020

Meet Sieni

Sieni Richardson hosts her very first episode of Ta Talanoa. Hear her story.

Duration: 00:30:30 | Date: 24 November, 2020