Ms. Jojiana Cokanasiga is a Phd Candidate at the UQ School of Social Science under the supervision of Dr. Robin Fitzgerald and Dr. Jenny Munro.

Thesis Title: The Experience of Domestic Violence Protection Orders in Fiji: lessons from other jurisdictions.


Start Date: April 2021



Bachelor of Law (LLB) 2004 – University of the South Pacific

Professional Diploma in Legal Practice (PDLP) 2005 – University of the South Pacific

Post Graduate Diploma in International Affairs 2011 – University of the South Pacific

Masters in Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development (Advanced) (Honors) 2015 – Australian National University



Have held roles as a State Prosecutor and Foreign Service Officer in Fiji.



Criminal Law, Criminology, Anthropology, Gender Studies and Diplomacy.

Areas of research