Cook Islands

  • MANARANGI, Paula Tefana

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    Class of 2011), Quality Manager / Legal Advisor, Maritime Cook Islands, P.O. Box 882, Avarua, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

    Tel: (682) 23 848; Fax: (682) 23 846

    Email[email protected]

    Skype: paula.tefana.manarangi

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of Issues relating to Wreck Removal: The Cook Islands Experience

    Drafting Project: Cook Islands Civil Liability and Compensation for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage Bill 2011

Fiji

  • SAKITI, Ma’ata

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1995), Legal Officer, Attorney General’s Office, P.O. Box 2213, Government Building, Suva, Fiji

    Tel: (679) 211 611; Fax: (679) 302 404

    Dissertation: Security Devices in Maritime Law

    Drafting Project: The Seafarer’s Act, 1995

  • LOGAVATU neé JOSEPH, Mavis Elizabeth Vandhana

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2015), International Maritime Organization Technical Cooperation Officer, Oceans and Maritime Programme, Geoscience, Energy and Maritime Division, Level 2, Lotus Building, Ratu Mara Road, Nabua, SPC Private Mail Bag, Suva, Fiji

    Tel: (679) 3379 381 ext. 35381; Fax: (679) 3370 021; Mob: (679) 9705 738

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation:  Climate Change and its Implications for the Resettlement of Small Island States: A Case Study on the Republic of Fiji and the Republic of Kiribati

    Drafting Project: Fiji Maritime (Bunker) Regulations 2015

  • KUBUABOLA neé TAGICAKI, Silipa Raluvenilomaloma

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2000), Fiji (Deceased)

    Dissertation: Jurisdictional Issues Regarding the Management of Highly Migratory Fish Stocks in the High Seas (A Western and Central Pacific Perspective)

    Drafting Project: Amendments to the Fiji Marine Spaces Act 1978

  • KINIVUWAI, Faranisese Cakaubalavu

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2019), Director, Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport, Level 3, Basilivata House, Samabula, Suva, Fiji

    Tel: (679) 3389 769; Mob: (679) 9983 245 or (679) 9027 320

    Email: [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the Transitioning of the Government Shipping Franchise Scheme to Decarbonisation: A Fiji Perspective

    Drafting Project: Marine (Prevention of Air Pollution from Ships) Regulations 2019

     

  • KETECA, Kiniviliame T.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1994), Principal Legal Officer, Attorney General`s Chambers, Government Building, Suva, Fiji

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Legal Concept of Materiality in Marine Insurance Contracts

    Drafting Project: Fiji Ocean Dumping Control Act 1994

  • CAUCAU, Etueni Qiolele

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2004), Human Resources and Administration Managing Consultant, P.O. Box 15485, Suva, Fiji

    Tel: (679) 9741 375; Fax: (679) 3440 104

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Maritime Security in an Archipelagic State: Policing Fiji’s Maritime Zones

    Drafting Project: Marine Spaces (Marine Scientific Research within the Exclusive Economic Zone) Regulations

Kiribati

  • ITERAERA, Ruria

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2014), Senior State Attorney, Office of the Attorney-General, Fisheries and Marine Resources, P.O. Box 62, Bairiki, Kiribati

    Tel: (686) 212 42; Fax: (686) 210 25; Mob: (686) 931 66

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Common Heritage of Mankind: An Effective Mechanism for Equitable Sharing of Benefits or a Shifting of Burdens to Developing Sponsoring States?

    Drafting Project: Deep Seabed Minerals Management Bill 2014

Marshall Islands

  • ZACKIOS, Gerald M.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1992), Ambassador, Embassy of the Republic of Marshall Islands, 2433 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008, United States of America

    Tel: (1) 2022 3454 14; Fax: (1) 2022 3232 36; Mob: (1202) 8205 252

    Email[email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The International Regime of Ship Registration – A Study of the Marshall Islands Open-Registry

    Drafting Project: Marine Pollution (Prevention and Control) Act, 1992

     

  • MANONI, Filimon Manni

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2007), Dr., Deputy Secretary General, Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Ratu Sukuna Road, Private Mail Bag, Suva, Fiji

    Tel: (679) 7788 202; Mob: (679) 9983 076

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Race to Contain Marine Pollution in the Marshall Islands

    Drafting Project: Suppression of Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Maritime Navigation Act, 2007

New Zealand

  • YOO, Cho Weon

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1999), Barrister and Solicitor, Veritas Law, P.O. Box 106055, Auckland, New Zealand

    Tel: (64) 9379 4700; Fax: (64) 9379 4702

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Ship Registration: International Ship Register in Korea and Shipowner’s Choice of Flag

    Drafting Project: Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims in Korea

Niue (New Zealand)

  • TALAGI, Peleni Emeline

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2010), Solicitor General, Crown Law Office, P.O. Box 70, Alofi South, Niue

    Tel/Fax: (683) 42 28

    Email[email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Legal and Jurisdictional Issues Relating to the Conservation and Utilization of the Living Resources in the EEZ: Niue Fisheries Experience

    Drafting Project: Oil Pollution (Liability and Compensation) Act

Papua New Guinea

  • YAMUNA, Wandi Alguwe

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1990), Papua New Guinea Legal Services Lawyers, Malagan House, Level One Suite 9, Reke Street, Boroko, Papua New Guinea

    Tel: (675) 3231 573; Fax: (675) 3251 463; Mob: (675) 7544 3109

    Email: [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Legal Significance of a Single or Double Zonal Maritime Boundary in International Law

    Drafting Project: Draft Legislation on Engagement and Welfare of Seamen

  • TOIKILIK, Tinmet Elizabeth

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2019), Lawyer, Steamships Ltd., P.O. Box 883, Vision City, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea

    Mob: (675) 7915 1016 or (356) 9912 4249

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the State’s Rights and Obligations Relating to the Exploration and Exploitation of the Seabed: A Papua New Guinea Perspective

    Drafting Project: Underwater Cultural Heritage Act

  • PYAWAN, Joseph

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2005), Maritime Standards and Compliance Manager, National Maritime Safety Authority, P.O. Box 668, Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea

    Tel: (675) 3211 244; Fax: (675) 3210 873; Mob: (675) 7938 3394

    Email[email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Law of Maritime Salvage: New Developments and the Papua New Guinea Perspective

    Drafting Project: Exclusive Economic Zone Act 2005

  • NIDUNG, Masio Soraya

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1993), National Expert in Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries, P.O. Box 983, Bungalow, QLD 4870, Australia

    Tel: (61) 7405 7749 5; Mob: (61) 4044 0958 9 or (61) 4070 8795 5

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Strict Liability in Nuclear Dumping and Testing with Specific Reference to the Pacific Ocean

    Drafting Project: Papua New Guinea Merchant Shipping (Marine Casualty) Regulations, 1993

  • KIRIO, Amos

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2004), Barrister and Solicitor, Pacific Maritime Association, P.O. Box 198, Goroka, Easter Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

    Tel: (675) 684 4359 or (675) 7321 009; Fax: (675) 732 2307

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: The Rights and Duties of the Coastal State in the Exclusive Economic Zone: the Papua New Guinea Perspective

    Drafting Project: Carriage of Passengers by Sea Act

Samoa

  • TAFUA-RIVERS, Constance Anne

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2011), Associate Public Solicitor, Commercial and International Law, Civil Division, P.O. Box 20, Government Building, Apia, Samoa

    Tel: (685) 202 95; Fax: (658) 221 18

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Ro-Ro Safety in the Pacific Region – A Critical Analysis of the Adopted Regulatory Regime with Emphasis on Samoa

    Drafting Project: Shipping Amendment (Wreck Removal) Bill 2011

  • TUFUGA, Fagaloa L.S.R.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1997), Maritime Legal Consultant, Tufuga Law Firm and Consultancy, Level 2, Maxkar House, Convent Street, Saleufi, Apia, P.O. Box 427, Samoa

    Tel: (685) 274 30 or (685) 274 31; Mob: (685) 7279 054 or (685) 7579 054

    Email[email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Delimitation of the Maritime Boundaries Appertaining to Island States: The Western Samoan Perspective

    Drafting Project: Carriage of Goods by Sea Bill 1997

  • LATU, Kosimiki M. G.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1992), Director-General of the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), P.O. Box 240, Apia, Samoa

    Tel: (685) 21 929 Fax: (685) 20 231

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Port State Control of Vessel Source Pollution Through Regional Co-operation: A South Pacific Perspective

    Drafting Project: Western Samoa, Marine Pollution (Prevention and Control) Act, 1992

  • KWAN, Kerryn M.

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2006), Secretariat Coordinator, Pacific Islands Law Officers Network (PILON), P.O. Box 114, Level I, FMFM Building, Apia, Samoa

    Tel: (685) 235 89; Mob: (685) 7785 065

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: A Review of the Noumea Convention 1986 and its Contribution to the South Pacific Region's Marine Environmental Protection

    Drafting Project: Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping Act

  • AMOA, Johan Fred

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1990), Secretary for Justice, President of the Samoa Seafarers' Union, Department of Justice and Border Control, Government of Nauru, Nauru

    Tel: (674) 4443 133; Fax: (674) 4443 832

    Email: [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Case for International Legal Aid in Dispute Settlement

    Drafting Project: Marine Pollution Prevention and Control Bill, 1990

  • AMOA-STOWERS, Anastacia

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2007), Coordinator, Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs), Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme, Samoa

    Tel: (685) 2192 9; Mob: (685) 7707 794

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Regional and National Responses to Maritime Security Threats in Pacific Small Islands Developing States: Samoa's Case

    Drafting Project: Prevention and Suppression of Terrorism Amendment Act 2007

Solomon Islands

  • GAOTEE, Agnes

    MASTER OF HUMANITIES (M.HUM) PROGRAMME. IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LEGISLATION

    (Class of 2018), Human Resources Manager, AXIOM KB Limited Mining Company, Ngossi Road, Honiara, P.O. Box 845, Honiara, Solomon Islands

    Tel: (677) 301 17 ext. 214; Mob: (677) 7495 976 or (356) 9967 3674

    Email: [email protected]

    Research Project:  Education and Training: A Comparative Assessment of Solomon Islands Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping of Seafarers: Capacity Building, Transitioning and Enforcement Impact on Solomon Islands Maritime Industry

    Drafting Project:  Subsidiary Legislation to Incorporate the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Fishing Vessel Personnel (STCW-F), 1995 and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

  • KOUNI John

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2001), Maritime Law Lecturer, University of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby, Solomon Islands

    Tel: (675) 3267 200; Fax: (675) 3267 187

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Marine Environmental Protection; Implementation Issues in the South Pacific Region
    Drafting Project: Maritime Casualty Investigation Act 2001

  • HAUIRAE, Ha’a Hazel

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2017), Senior Legal Officer, Attorney-General’s Office, Ministry of Justice and Legal Affairs, P.O. Box 111, Honiara, Solomon Islands

    Tel: (677) 283 95-7; Fax: (677) 284 24; Mob: (677) 7839 832

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Importance of Ratification of Annex VI to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships 1973, as Modified by the Protocol of 1978 Relating thereto: A Solomon Islands Perspective

    Drafting Project: A Law to Amend Part IX of the Shipping (Non-Convention Vessels) Regulation 2006 of the Solomon Islands, to Incorporate Chapter III, Life-Saving Appliances Code of the International Convention on the Safety of Life at Sea 1978 as Amended

  • FINEANGANOFO, Lavinia Joycelina

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2018), Senior Crown Counsel, Attorney General’s Chamber, P.O. Box 111, Level 2, Room 1, Panatina Plaza, Honiara, Solomon Islands

    Tel: (677) 283 95-7; Fax: (677) 28 40; Mob: (677) 7555 029

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: A Legal Analysis on the Need to Implement the International Safety Management (ISM) Code in the Solomon Islands

    Drafting Project: Shipping (Safety Management System) Regulations

Tonga

  • FIELAKEPA (f.k.a. ALEAMOTU’A, Siosaia Tupou)

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 1996), Tonga (Deceased)

    Dissertation: A Review of Tonga’s Maritime Jurisdictional Claims

    Drafting Project: Marine Pollution (Prevention and Control) Bill 1996

Tuvalu

  • SAITALA, Vasa Tuisiga

    MASTER OF HUMANITIES (M.HUM) PROGRAMME. IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LEGISLATION

    (Class of 2018), Part-time Tutor at the University of South Pacific Tuvalu Campus, Tuvalu

    Tel: (688) 200 97; Mob: (688) 51 54 or (356) 9970 4592

    Email:  [email protected]

    Research Project: A Critical Analysis of the Issues Relating to Wreck Removal: A Tuvalu Perspective

    Drafting Project: A Law to Incorporate the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007 into the Laws of Tuvalu and to Provide for the Effective Implementation Thereof

  • KOFE, Simon

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2014), Minister for Justice, Communication & Foreign Affairs,  Ministry for Justice, Communication & Foreign Affairs, Private Bag, Funafuti, Tuvalu

    Tel: (688) 208 37 or (688) 207 74; Mob: (688) 9005 69 or (679) 9069 934

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Legal Implications of Climate Change on the Statehood of Tuvalu

    Drafting Project: Merchant Shipping (Work in Fishing Convention, 2007) Regulations

  • ITALELI, Iakoba Taeia

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2001), Sir, Tuvalu

    Tel: (688) 207 09 or (688) 207 14; Fax: (688) 207 15

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: The Legal Aspects of Sea Level Rise on Maritime Boundaries Pertaining to Low-Lying Coastal and Island States: An Island Perspective

    Drafting Project: Liability and Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage Act 2001

Vanuatu

  • TARI, James

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2003), Barrister and Solicitor, James Tari & Partners, P.O. Box 1523, Port Vila, Vanuatu

    Tel: (678) 227 66 or (678) 265 43; Fax: (678) 228 74; Mob: (678) 7743 900

    Email[email protected]

    Dissertation: Analysis of Some Aspects of International Law of Marine Pollution by Ships in Vanuatu

    Drafting Project: Marine Pollution (Prevention and Control) Bill No. … of 2003

  • NAPUATI, John Less

    MASTER OF LAWS (LL.M.) PROGRAMME IN INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW

    (Class of 2001), Litigation Officer, Ronald Kay Warsal & Co. Lawyers, P.O. Box 1165, Port Vila, Vanuatu

    Tel: (678) 223 34 or (678) 545 1508

    Email[email protected] or [email protected]

    Dissertation: Some Legal Aspects of Ship Registration and Ship Registration in Vanuatu

    Drafting Project: The Maritime Zones Act of 2001