2012 Energy Globe Winner. National winner for Fiji for the project Niubasaga Nimataka. The award recognized our efforts regarding social aspects, innovation and replication potential. To see more visit Energy Globe
2009 Women of the Earth & Yves Rocher Foundation Award. We were awarded first prize (5000€ ) for our remarkable work on Caqalai island. The project was recognized due to its involvement of the local community and the positive effects on the sensitive environment. The prize money enabled us to continue working with the communities on Moturiki island, and funded the 2nd project. To read more about the awards Women of the Earth, Yves Rocher Foundation.
PRESENTATIONS /EXHIBITIONS / PUBLICATIONS
2016 Speaker at the seminar: Resource Recovery from water and waste: appropriate Solutions in Low and Middle Income Countries, University of Brescia
2016 Seminar Stronger than Winston, Stockholm
2016 Article in Arkitekten
2015 Presentation at Compressed Earth Building conference in Montemor-o-novo, Portugal
2013-2014 South of North network – Public presentations all through out the nordic countries in architectural venues.
Exhibition| Helsinki Design Week 2014, Finland
Seminar | Architects Without Borders | FFAR, Stockholm
Seminar | NTNU, Trondheim, Norway. Presented project and methodology for the masters course Architectural Design, Form and Color for the seminar “Transformative Learning Space”.
2013 Exhibition. Viserum Art museum exhibition “Architecture of Necessity”, Viserum,Sweden
2010 Presentation. Presenting the community work, methods and process for Pacific UN delegates, Niubasaga village, Fiji
2010 Poster presentation. International conference “Future Challenges, Ancient Solutions”, University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji
2010 Environmental inspirer of the year. The magazine Leva gave the Award for ‘Environmental Inspirers of the Year’ to Anna Sundman & Elin Persson for their work on the project ‘Caqalai- A Vision of an Eco-Resort’. The different categories are posted on Leva’s website.
2010 Bula Fiji, Inselalltag in der Sudsee. Featured in the German documentary about Fiji today. link.
2010 Article in Leva. No12 2010
2010 Presentation of Caqalai project at Sofiero, Helsingborg.