Wallis and Futuna
- 1 Overview
- 2 Education in Wallis and Futuna
- 3 Internet in Wallis and Futuna
- 4 Copyright law in Wallis and Futuna
- 5 OER Initiatives in Wallis and Futuna
- 6 References
Wallis and Futuna, officially the Territory of the Wallis and Futuna Islands (French: Wallis et Futuna or Territoire des îles Wallis et Futuna, Fakauvea and Fakafutuna: Uvea mo Futuna), is a French island collectivity in the South Pacific between Tuvalu to the northwest, Rotuma of Fiji to the west, the main part of Fiji to the southwest, Tonga to the southeast, Samoa to the east, the New Zealand-associated state of Tokelau to the northeast and to a more distant north the Phoenix Islands (Kiribati). Wallis and Futuna are not part of French Polynesia, nor even contiguous with it, as the former are located at the very opposite western end of Polynesia. Its land area is 264 km2 (102 sq mi) with a population of about 15,000. Mata-Utu is the capital and biggest city. The territory is made up of three main volcanic tropical islands along with a number of tiny islets, and is split into two island groups that lie about 260 km (160 mi) apart, namely Wallis Islands (Uvea) in the northeast, and Hoorn Islands (also called the Futuna Islands) in the southwest, including Futuna Island proper and the mostly uninhabited Alofi Island.
For further general information see Wikipedia:Wallis and Futuna.
Education in Wallis and Futuna
For a general description of education in Wallis and Futuna see Education:Wallis and Futuna.
For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Wallis and Futuna.