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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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Language: Samoan

Podcasts

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Respecting Time

Respecting time and respecting ourselves. Faataua le taimi faataua tatou talanoaga

Duration: 00:30:31 | Date: 27 September, 2022

Diana Ainuu Tauiliili Part 2

It was lovely talking with Diana as she shared her journey from Samoa with her family to New Zealand.

Duration: 00:28:04 | Date: 6 September, 2022

Diana Ainuu Tauiliili Part1

It was lovely talking with Diana as she shared her journey from Samoa with her family to New Zealand.

Duration: 00:26:17 | Date: 30 August, 2022

Interview with Juliana Mauga

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: 00:31:44 | Date: 16 August, 2022

Committment

How committed are you/we?

Duration: 00:31:12 | Date: 2 August, 2022

You are the Captian of your Ship

You are the captain of your ship - put yourself first and stay in control when things are challenging and hard.

Duration: 00:30:41 | Date: 19 July, 2022

Raise Our Standards - Si'itia Tatou Tulaga Faatonuina

Raise our standards so we can continue to grow and develop ourselves.

Duration: 30:00 | Date: 5 July, 2022

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