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Ta Talanoa

Through great conversations we can share valuable information, that can uplift, inspire and empower individuals as well as our communities.

Airing time: Tuesdays 10:30am; new live show fortnightly



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':

Attitude

Unique Skills

Achievement

Leadership

Accomplishment

 

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Click here to explore past episodes from 2020-2021

 

Language: Samoan

Podcasts

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Faafou Tiplady

Sieni talks with Faafou Tiplady

Duration: 00:29:03 | Date: 21 June, 2022

Sustainability of the Samoan Language

Our language is our identity. It's crucial we sustain, maintain, and preserve our language for the benefit of the future generation.

Duration: 00:27:02 | Date: 7 June, 2022

Culture Of Progress_Aganu'u o le alualu aga'i i luma

We need to incorporate a culture of progress in our everyday lives. Change can be hard but we must push through if we want to grow. E mana'omia le taumafai e aumai I totonu, le aganu'u o le alualu aga'i I luma I o tatou olaga.

Duration: 00:30:23 | Date: 24 May, 2022

Conversation with Louisa Malili

Sieni talks with Louisa Malili. Louisa shared her inspirational journey from Samoa to firstly land in Wellington, then moved with her family to New Plymouth for employment in 1982 and has lived here since. She is an inspiration.

Duration: 00:27:20 | Date: 10 May, 2022

Conversation with Bronwyn

Ta Talanoa means let's talk in Samoan. Today Sieni talks with Bronwyn deGraaf, from deGraaf Conveyancing. "Always good to have conversation and hear stories because not only we learn about new things, but one exchange of stories can be beneficial in many ways."

Duration: 00:29:23 | Date: 26 April, 2022

Upu Faaaogaina i Talatalanoaga

Our words make our conversations.

Duration: 00:32:02 | Date: 5 April, 2022

22-03-2022

Ta Talanoa means let's talk in Samoan. It's a show where we have good conversations; where we get to connect with our community and people around us. We can learn so much more from each other through conversations.

Duration: 00:29:39 | Date: 22 March, 2022

01-03-2022

Ta Talanoa means let's talk in Samoan. It's a show where we have good conversations; where we get to connect with our community and people around us. We can learn so much more from each other through conversations.

Duration: 00:30:50 | Date: 1 March, 2022

How We Show Up

How we show up, and with our conversations, we can help each other.

Duration: 00:31:57 | Date: 15 February, 2022

Fuafuaina O Lou Soifua Manuia 2022

Special Guest – Judy Matautia (Training Coordinator) at the American Samoa Alliance Against Domestic and Sexual Violence.
www.asalliance.co - Ph 684-699-0272
It was a good conversation around the importance of prioritizing our Health and Wellness primarily through challenges we are all facing today.

Duration: 00:36:17 | Date: 1 February, 2022