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  • Why did Billabong School censor President Nasheed from Maldives’ 2000 year history?

    Why did Billabong School censor President Nasheed from Maldives’ 2000 year history?

    Why did Billabong High International School in Male’, Maldives, erase the Maldives’ first democratically elected leader Mohamed Nasheed’s presence from it’s Independence Day photo exhibition named “3000 Photos of our History“? How strong and disturbing a precedent has the school management set for the school environment, teachings inside classes, and free, honest, intellectual discussion among school students on the subjects of history and politics of the country, by this very loud act of cowardice? Why did the school do it? […]

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  • Villingili Beach Cleanup

    Villingili Beach Cleanup

    Save the Beach is a youth movement that started in 2008 with the aim of conserving the beaches in Villingili island near Male’. We visited the island to see how one of their beach cleanup day was going. We were lucky to get a chance to have a chat with some of the organizers, participants and volunteers on this visit. Special thanks to Egan and Naba

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  • Earth Day Cleanup 2012

    Earth Day Cleanup 2012

    Maldivers diving centre located in the capital Male’ have been organizing the Male’ North West house reef clean up since the year 2000. This cleanup usually coincide with the World environment day or the Earth day. We went out to see how the cleanup was going. Muhammed Azmee from Maldivers gave an insight to the cleanup event. In addition to the cleanup, donations and signatures were being collected for the project AWARE, of which this year the slogan is, Give Sharks […]

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