We voice against climate change on Blog Action Day 09
Environmental issues and climate change has long been a hot and a scary topic for all Maldivians. Our vulnerable environment has been the most treasured gift of Nature. The white sandy beaches, the crystal clear blue lagoons, the beautiful reef gardens and colorful sea life is the only natural resource we have got.
Around 100 luxurious resorts in Maldives are today serving our visitors a leisures vacation getaway, romantic honey moon spot and a calm and peaceful environment. But what about tomorrow ? The human actions has been threatening our environment and we now fear begin submerged due to side effects of global warming and climatic change. A prompt action is immediately needed to save our nation and other low lying islands from submerging .
The climate change not only threatens us to the extinction but other social and much larger problems exists with climatic change. Such as scarcity of Food and irrigation, flooding, and like all Maldives millions of other people could end up as environmental refugees. In short there could be a huge impact in the lives of mankind.
As this is an urgent issue today we are raising our voice to leaders of the world to help save our nation. But we believe change doesn’t come from actions of one man. So semicolon team will unite with thousand of other bloggers around the globe to raise our voice on Blog Action Day 2009. As Maldivians we who are on the front-line to be impacted in this war we are stepping in to the front-line to call out for the CHANGE.
Ps : If you are a blogger please join the BLOG ACTION DAY 2009 http://blogactionday.org/ and raise your voice against climate change on 15th October 2009