Overview


Introduction

The department is located at the Faculty of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (FAFF) Kukum Campus, East Honiara. The Department of Environmental Science offers a Certificate and Diploma in Environmental Studies.

Programs Offered


Programs offered by the Department of Environmental Science are as follows:

Head of Department


Ms Lovelyn Kins Matawakeni Otoiasi

Lovelyn Otoiasi attained her Master’s Degree in Urban Planning and Regional Development from the University of Seoul, South Korea.  Her BA degree in Land Use Planning and Geography was obtained from the University of the South Pacific, Fiji. Prior to joining the Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, she worked with the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Survey from year 2012 to 2018. She was also member of taskforce for The Greater Honiara Urban Development Strategy and Action Plan (GHUDSAP) is a joint Government of Solomon Islands / Asian Development Bank initiative with the objective to prepare an Urban Development Strategy and Action Plan (UDSAP) for the Greater Honiara Area (GHA) under the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Survey (MOLHS). She also coordinates development of Provincial Centres Local Planning Schemes of Auki, Gizo, and Huro Township project from year 2016 to 2018. At present she is a lecturer and Head of Environment Department at the Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.