Mr. Tolu Muliaina - Geography
Lecturer in charge for Semester 1 2008
GE102: Introduction to Human Geography (print mode)
Contribute teaching to:
GE202: Agriculture, Food and Nutrition in the Developing World
GE302: Applied Rural Agricultural Geography of the Pacific Islands
SO305: Comparative Industrial Relations
HP405: Pacific Islands Migration and Resettlement
Pacific contact for the International Geographical Union (IGU) Regional Network for Southeast Asia, Australasia and Southwest Pacific (SEAASWP)
Bachelor of Education
Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching
Postgraduate Diploma (Education)
Postgraduate Diploma (Development Studies)
MA - thesis titled, Remittances, the Social System and Development in Samoa
Assistant Lecturer, Department of Geography, USP
Subject Coordinator, Geography - Pre-Degree Studies Unit (PDSU) USP
Project Officer, South Pacific Applied Geo-science Commission (SOPAC)
Muliaina, T. 2006. Migration, Remittances and Poverty Alleviation in Samoa and Tonga. 7th Global Development Conference: Institutions and Development: at the nexus of global change in St Petersburg, Russia. January 2006.
Muliaina, T. 2005. Remittances in Samoa: different perceptions and Misunderstanding. Roundtable Discussion by the Foundation for Development Cooperation (FDC) in collaboration with the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Suva.
Muliaina, T. 2004. APMRN: Migration & Remittances Researches in the Pacific. Intergovernmental Asia-Pacific Consultations on Refugees, Displaced Persons and Migrants (APC) 9th Plenary Meeting, Nadi November 9-10 2004
Muliaina, T. 2004. Remittances and Agricultural Production in Samoa. Remittance, Micro-finance and Technology Conference, University of Queensland, June 4-5 2004.
Muliaina, T. 1999. Remittances and Development in Samoa. Asia Pacific Migration Network Conference, University of the South Pacific, Suva.
Muliaina, T. 1999. SOPAC Country Profiles. SOPAC Annual Session, Nadi.
Muliaina, T. (2008) Migration, Remittances and Development in Samoa and Tonga.
Muliaina, T. (2008) Challenges of Distance Education. Direction, Institute of Education.
Muliaina,T. 2007. Health Issues & Assessment in Samoa. In DAvanzo, C. E., and Geisster, E. M. 2006. 4th edition, Mosbys Pocket Guide Series: Cultural Health Assessment.
Muliaina,T. 2006. The role of Church in Development in Samoa. Just Change. July 2006 publication
Muliaina, T. 2005. Mismatched Perceptions: attitudes of remittance recipients & remittance senders and Implications for the future of Remittances flows to Samoa. Foundation for Development Cooperation (FDC) Publication.
Muliaina, T. 2005. Migration and Remittances: Threats to Subsistence Living in Samoa. Just Change. November 2005 publication.
Muliaina, T. 2004. Asia Pacific Consultations (APC). Paper prepared by APMRN for International Organization of Migration on the Berne Initiative: Towards the development of an International Agenda for Migration Management: Regional Paper on Asia Pacific. International Organization for Migration (IOM).
Muliaina, T, 2003. Remittances and Development in Samoa. In Ledale, R., Hawksley, C and Castles, S (eds.), Migration in the Asia Pacific: Population, Settlement and Citizenship Issues. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, Cheltenham.
Muliaina, T. 2001. Remittances and the Social System in Samoa. . Working Paper No. 7. Current Trend in South Pacific Migration. Asia Pacific Migration Research Network.
Phone: +679 321 2620
Fax: +679 330 1487
Postal: School of Geography
Faculty of Islands and Oceans
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The University of the South Pacific