[Fiji] Universities ink deal | Higher Education and academic research | Scoop.it

THREE Fijian universities signed an agreement establishing the Pacific Islands Universities Research Network (PIURN) last Wednesday.

Comprising of 11 universities from around the Pacific including USP, FNU and the University of Fiji, PIURN hopes to improve communication and collaboration between Pacific Island universities.

Some of the network's goals are to develop shared research training initiatives, strengthen the quality and quantity of research, and using the knowledge to benefit Pacific Island communities. (...) - Fiji Times Online, by Daniel Naidu, Monday, July 15, 2013