St Helena : St Helena: INTERIM MEASURE
Submitted by Saint Helena Herald (Public Relations Information Office) 22.06.2013 (Article Archived on 20.07.2013)
Eddie Palmer, who left the Island in April 2013, is to return to St Helena as DfID Representative on 29 July 2013.
Palmer, who left the Island in April 2013, is to return to St Helena as DfID
Representative on 29 July 2013. This is an interim measure, following the
withdrawal of the selected candidate for the post. Eddies return will allow
DfID and SHG time to consider all options for strengthening and developing
their relationship as partners in St Helenas future.
is familiar to many on St Helena, having previously served as DfID
Representative from 2006 to 2013. He is likely to remain on-Island until around
the end of October 2013.
to depart Glasgow on 22 July, Eddie said:
only a temporary return to St Helena, Im delighted to continue to help out at
such an important time in the Island's development. My familiarity with the
important issues and with the SHG team will obviously help and I think this
also demonstrates DfIDs continuing commitment to the economic development of