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COVID-19: implications for Australian aid 

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By Stephen Howes There is no part of Australian life that the current pandemic is not touching. Here are the some of the likely far-reaching implications for Australian aid. To start with, the pandemic and resulting economic fallout have thrown…

HEALTH IS WEALTH -WEALTH IS NOT HEALTH

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Key points Option 1: Stop flights Option 2: Prepare Institutional Quarantine places to Quarantine all incoming passengers. The level of epidemic Solomon Islands is at now is we have no case as yet which mean we MUST PREVENT IT FROM…

Bring it on Mama – Sake of Prosperity

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Dear Editor, Malaita Province and perhaps all other provinces, Township rundown, poor planning, filthy, very poor offices and residential building in ruin, un-plan road network with potholes with no tarseal, road dusty, Hospital overcrowded in deteriorated conditions, lack of medicine,…

WHY PICK ON ONE LINK PACIFICA – DORA

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Dear good online readers/followers of The Solomon Islands Herald and fellow Solomon Islanders, I come here to clear your doubts of minds over lots of confusion and speculations and accusation over ONE LINK PACIFICA. Sentiments orchestrated by and coming from…

Youth aspirations in relation national development 

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In 2003 an off-shore consultancy firm, Hassell and Associates, carried out a study of the issues, needs and priorities of Solomon Islands youths.  The findings of the study were later released in a comprehensive final report. The research work was…