South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (GSGSSI) Annual Stakeholder Meeting
S. GEORGIA & S. SANDWICH
Friday, October 23, 2020, 08:00 (GMT + 9)
The GSGSSI Annual Stakeholder Meeting took place on the 24th September with attendees joining virtually.
Her Majesty’s Commissioner Nigel Phillips CBE, Speech to Stakeholders is given below. The additional presentations can also be downloaded.
We cannot consider 2020 without referencing COVID. Thankfully we have not had a case in South Georgia, but like the entire globe, everything has been touched by it. What has given me heart is that the years of developing partnerships has really paid off in the collaboration we have seen. Not everything can be overcome, for some this has been a dreadful time and there is no honesty in trying to put a happy spin on it. That does not mean however that we should entertain malaise and I will in my comments talk a little about how we are using this unwelcome pause to build back better. That we can think of building back at all is d... FULL STORY