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Police-Building in Weak States: Australian Approaches in Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands

McLeod, Abby; Peake, Gordon; Dinnen, Sinclair


Australia is engaged in a range of police-building exercises with its regional neighbours. The character of this assistance has changed across time and space reflecting, among other things, the development of new approaches to police-building in weak and post-conflict states. This article examines three such approaches adopted in Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, respectively. Both countries comprise challenging development contexts marked by high levels of social diversity and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2006
Type: Journal article
Source: Civil Wars
DOI: 10.1080/13698240600877221


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