Fiji – University of South Pacific

Dr. Motoyasu Miyata (Senior Consultant, Japan Marine Science Foundation), collaborated with Professor Leon Zann of the Marine Studies Programme at the University of the South Pacific (USP), Fiji, to assist the university in developing its capabilities to provide advanced education in physical oceanography to its students and interested personnel in the South Pacific region. Dr. Miyata taught four basic physical oceanography courses for second and third-year students as well as four other courses in regional management of marine resources in the South Pacific (130 students in total). To find out more about the course, please visit its page on the POGO website.