Following his release from prison by the government of President Yameen Abdul Gayoon, former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed raises his concerns about the situation in the country. Facilitated by Jon Snow of Channel 4 News.

HE Mohamed Nasheed, President, Republic of Maldives (2008-12)
Chair: Jon Snow, Presenter, Channel 4 News

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Overview

Following his release from prison by the government of President Yameen Abdul Gayoon, former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed raises his concerns about the situation in the country. Facilitated by Jon Snow of Channel 4 News. He discusses challenges to democracy consolidation in the Maldives, covering issues of climate change, human rights and radicalism. He also considers the Maldives' increased engagement with China and discusses the implications this may have on the stability of the Indian Ocean.

More information at Challenges to Democracy in the Maldives