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An image of a street in La Boca, Buenos Aires Aotearoa Spanish Language Week
15-21 August 2022

Aotearoa Spanish Language Week is an opportunity to celebrate the Spanish language in Aotearoa New Zealand and encourage more Kiwis to learn this global language of more than 500 million speakers

Save the date! 15-21 August 2022

Aotearoa Spanish Language Week is organised by the Latin America Centre of Asia-Pacific Excellence (LatAm CAPE) who are committed to bringing Aotearoa New Zealand closer to Latin America and to raising New Zealanders’ awareness of this diverse and dynamic region. Spanish is the primary language of 20 countries and over 400 million people in Latin America – an important and fast growing trading region for Aotearoa New Zealand.

Aotearoa Spanish Language Week starts on Monday 15 August.

Keep checking back here for more information as the week gets closer, including a listing of events happening around the country and downloadable resources.

Follow our social channels to be kept up-to-date with Aotearoa Spanish Language Week activities happening near you. You can find us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram.

Want to organise an event for Aotearoa Spanish Language Week? 

We’ll be running a directory of events across the motu big and small, and we want your event listed!

Drop us a line with the details of your event and we’ll be in touch. We’ll also provide you with a copy of the Aotearoa Spanish Language Week logo to use on your marketing collateral.

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