Opportunity to re-think how we use our urban space
Opportunity to use urban centres as places for re-valuing and regaining traditional knowledge
Opportunity to change urban dietary habits and lifestyles
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Undergoing Undergrad Research - My MURC Experience
Understanding the contexts of the South Pacific before I travel