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Maldive Government Underwater Meeting Against Global Warming

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: cbc and gizmodo
Getting wet is one way of gaining much needed attention -- especially if you’re wearing white; in this case, however, scuba suits were in order as the Maldive Government Underwater Meeting commenced. Held on October 17, 2009, this meeting definitely has made some headlines.

Bringing attention to the serious threat of global warming to the lowest-lying nation on earth, the Cabinet ministers decided to hold a Maldive Government Underwater Meeting. The peril is so imminent, the islands may be inhabitable within the next 100 years.