Co-creating Curriculum with International Partners and Students Purpose: To co-create curriculum resources for work-integrated learning with international partners and students that reflect in their constitution the values of collaboration, intercultural sharing and respect for other people’s ways of knowing.
Population: 842, 000 Total area: 18, 376 sq km Capital city: Suva (210, 000 people) Currency: Fiji Dollars UNDP Human Development Index (HDI): 0.727 (90th) GDP per capita (International $, PPP): $5, 600 Life expectancy at birth: 67 years Literacy: 94%
Lonely Planet has a good summary and list of articles that participants will find useful.
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Articles and Information:
Fraenkel, J. (2014) ‘Fiji‘. The Contemporary Pacific. Vol.26:2.
This is a lengthy article that provides useful context and commentary on the political instability Fiji has experienced over the past 10 years.
This study examines the practices of international businesses in Fiji and the role they have historically played in challenging social problems that confront the nation today; the author explores race, identity and poverty.