I'm doing a research project about how tourists use social media during and after cyclone Winston in Fiji. How did you (as a visitor, Fijian or resident elsewhere) follow and respond to the disaster…Continue
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I work at Karlstad University in Sweden as a researcher at the department for Geography, media and communication. During April and June 2016, I will be a visiting researcher at the UQ Business School in Brisbane, Australia. I’m studying how tourists use social media during and after recent cyclones in Fiji to gain/spread information or provide assistance for themselves and others affected by the cyclone.