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Inland Revenue advisor in the Solomons

Inland Revenue advisor in the Solomons

New Zealand Inland Revenue advisor Sharron Thurston was one of the non-military personnel assisting reconstruction in Solomon Islands. She is shown here with Joseph Dokekama of the Solomon Islands Inland Revenue Division. Strengthening governmental economic processes, including the collection of revenue and management of expenditure, was an important element in stabilising the country in the aftermath of war. 

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Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI)

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David Capie, 'Peacekeeping - Solomon Islands', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 March 2023)

Story by David Capie, published 20 Jun 2012, updated 1 Jun 2015