Historian honoured in Solomon Islands

19 Mar 2018
Clive Moore

To commemorate 40 years since the Solomon Islands gained independence from the United Kingdom, a University of Queensland historian will visit the country as a guest of the Australian High Commission.

Emeritus Professor Clive Moore from UQ School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry has been invited to give a series of historical presentations in Honiara and in Auki - the capital of Malaita Province.

Professor Moore, who received the Cross of Solomon Islands – the highest award ever given to an academic – for his historical work in Solomon Islands, said he was honoured to be part of the celebratory event.

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