Manaakitanga

Buzzwords Manaakitanga = respect for hosts and kindness to guests Along with kaitiakitanga, manaakitanga is a cornerstone in the New Zealand tourism strategy. The Māori Language Commission chose Manaakitanga as the theme for the 2011 Māori Language Week. More about this on my 2011 blog Translating How would you translate ‘manaakitanga’ in other languages? Recommended …

Kindness

Poster Kindness = Quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate Be kind. Kindness is a form of loving of giving, of being generous with encouragement and praise. Yes, we can encourage one another. If you are going to be anything, be kind. Translating: Kindness Afrikaans: Goedhartigheid Estonian: Lahkus German: Güte Maori: Aroha Russian: доброжелательность Spanish: Bondad Swedish: Vänlighet …