24 Feb '12, 9pm

Check out @Care2's writeup of #TheIslandPresident the state of political unrest in the #Maldives:

Check out @Care2's writeup of #TheIslandPresident the state of political unrest in the #Maldives:

If you follow climate change news, then you’re likely familiar with Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed, the first democratically elected leader of the small island nation. President of the lowest country in the world, with 80% of its land rising only a meter above sea level, President Nasheed has been a global voice for action to address the climate crisis. In 2009, he and Maldives government officials held an underwater cabinet meeting to make a statement about what will happen to the island by the year 2100 if the world does not act on climate change. In September the Maldives pledged to go carbon neutral by 2020 , which would make it the first nation to do so. On January 23, Radiohead’s Thom Yorke announced that the band’s music “was used to help tell the story” of President Nasheed in new documentary The Island President. This week’s news on the Maldives hasn’t been qu...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/political-unrest-in-the-maldi...

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