Falkland Islands

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The Falkland Islands (Spanish: Islas Malvinas) are an archipelago located in the South Atlantic Ocean on the Patagonian Shelf. The principal islands are about 310 miles (500 kilometres) east of the Patagonian coast at a latitude of about 52°S. The archipelago which has an area of 4,700 square miles (12,173 square kilometres) comprises East Falkland, West Falkland and 776 smaller islands. As an Overseas Territory of the United Kingdom, the islands enjoy a large degree of internal self-governance with the United Kingdom guaranteeing good government and taking responsibility for their defence and foreign affairs. The islands' capital is Stanley on East Falkland and the population of the islands is approximately 2,932.

Further information

For further general information see Wikipedia:Falkland Islands.

Education in Falkland Islands

For a general description of education in Falkland Islands see Education:Falkland Islands.


For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Falkland Islands.

Quality procedures

Internet in Falkland Islands

Internet in Education

Copyright law in Falkland Islands

Copyright law in Education

OER Initiatives in Falkland Islands

National OER initiatives

Regional OER initiatives

Institutional OER initiatives



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