2017 Greg Urwin Awardee- Telei’ai Dr. Lalotoa Mulitalo is the new Executive Director of the Samoa Law Reform Commission.

June 23 2017- A recipient of the 2017 Greg Urwin Awards has been appointed Executive Director of the Samoa Law Reform Commission.

Telei’ai Dr. Lalotoa Mulitalo  completed her placement with the University of Queensland’s TC Beirne School of Law, and is focused on developing Pacific focused legislative drafting guidelines. Lalotoa was one of the recipients of the 2017 Greg Urwin Awards along with Vincent Lal and Etivina Lovo.

The Greg Urwin Awards are a joint initiative of the Australian Government, through the Pacific Leadership Program (PLP) and the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS). Awardees receive financial support to undertake a three-month placement to enhance their experience and knowledge and contribute to development in the region.