MAP Action Alerts
Below are current and past action alerts.
President Abdulla Yameen: Stop Destruction of Kulhudhuffushi Mangrove in Maldives Kulhudhuffushi Mangrove is the largest black mangrove forest in the Maldives. It hosts 8 species of true mangrove plants, 42 associated plant species and supports the entire ecosystem of the island. As you may know mangroves play a key role in protection of coastal Read moreTAKE ACTION
Cameroon: release forest defender Nasako Besingi NOW! In an early-morning raid on September 25, Cameroonian police officers and soldiers arrested environmentalist Nasako Besingi and trashed the office of his NGO. He has not been seen since. Besingi has been opposing palm oil projects for years and has been imprisoned several times. Please demand his immediate Read moreTAKE ACTION
Save the Mangrove Forest in Pitas (Sabah), Eastern Malaysia The mangrove forests in Pitas, Malaysia are under threat. In less than two years, more than 2,000 acres of mangrove forests have been destroyed to create shrimp ponds, violating the local communities’ rights and environmental regulations. The last 1,000 acres of community mangrove forests are now Read moreTAKE ACTION
Cancun’s millenarian mangrove swamp destroyed in just one day to give way to building complex Crocodiles were buried alive along with numerous others animal species who inhabited Cancun’s mangrove swamp after excavators destroyed it last Saturday. Grass-root organisation Save The Mangrove, which had set up camp inside in other to protect the flora and fauna Read moreTAKE ACTION