There has been much in the media of late regarding the outbreak of Ebola in Western Africa, and the ramifications of the outbreak for the international community. This press statement is intended to provide a background to the current Ebola outbreak, and to provide clarity on the Falkland Islands Government’s response to any potential threat of Ebola.
David Honan has recently arrived on Island for a two year contract in the Police Service, where he will specialise as a Sexual Offences Investigator. He will form part of the Safeguarding team, which focuses on law enforcement and education on prevention of abuse crimes.
You might think that removing the dangerous bits of Grytviken’s whaling station would mean the total clearance of all that was brought to the site in the early part of the last century but you would be wrong.
Photos (C) J. Brock (SARTMA - SG) and Vladimir Seliverstov - The Albatrosss and Dias before and after.