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Climate Change SOS: Maldives Cabinet Meets Underwater

In Climate Change, Environment, India, People Making A Difference, Science, Travel on October 17, 2009 at 11:44 am

Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed signs a declaration during the first underwater cabinet meeting in the Maldives, October 17, 2009. The Maldivian president and ministers held the world's first underwater cabinet meeting on Saturday, in a symbolic cry for help over rising sea levels that threaten the tropical archipelago's existence. REUTERS/Maldives Government/Handout

It’s not far from the reality this tiny nation faces…If U.N. predictions are correct, most of the low-lying Maldives will be submerged by 2100 (Reuters)

This is why it matters to India

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