Tongan Family Violence Training Programme

A Tongan Family Violence Training Programme - Fofola e fala kae talanoa e kāinga will be held in Auckland over five full days of training between 19 September and 6 October. Entry is open to practitioners and community leaders, including community members who may engage with Tongan families to prevent family violence.

This is a FREE programme which has been designed as an informative, interactive and self-reflective training opportunity for those who are working closely with the Tongan community. It applies a specific lens on the values and practices of people from Tonga. It will better equip training participants with an understanding of dynamics of family violence in Tongan families.

The programme is 5 days in duration

  • Day 1: Tuesday 19 September 
  • Day 2: Friday 22 September
  • Day 3: Tuesday 26 September
  • Day 4: Friday 29 September
  • Day 5: Friday 6 October

Facilitators will be Dr Ana Koloto, Sione Tu’itahi and Dr Seini Taufa.

For more information or to register:

Please contact Akesa Filimoehala-Burling, Programme Manager, Pacific Family Violence Training Programme

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