Education Suppliers in Tonga

The Ministry of Education’s Curriculum Development Unit is responsible for developing and localising primary and secondary school text. They have a large collection of books both in print and under development. The main private sector publishers of textbooks used in Tongan schools are based in New Zealand. They include independent names such as ABA Books and ESA publications and the multinational Pearson (or Longman as it is sometimes branded). The Friendly Island Bookshop is the largest supplier of books in the Tonga. They supply and commission titles and are the primary source of educational supplies. They have retail outlets located on the major islands of Tongatapu, Vava’u, Ha’apai and ‘Eua. The University of the South Pacific publishes a physical and electronic journal.

Education Suppliers organisations in Tonga
ABA Books
ESA Publications