Maldives nominated for final round of “New 7 Wonders of Nature” campaign

Sunday, 26 July 2009 15:00

The Maldives archipelago has been nominated for the final (third) round of the “New 7 Wonders of Nature” campaign. Maldives will be competing against 27 other nominees for the honour of becoming one of the new seven wonders of nature.

The campaign is a process in which seven natural wonders of the world are chosen by people through a global poll which will be declared in the year 2011.

The campaign is organized by the Swiss based New7Wonders Foundation after their success in organizing the New Seven Wonders of the World in 2007. 261 qualified national and multinational nominees competed to make it to the top 77.

Voting to determine the top 77 in each of the seven competing categories commenced on January 7th and ended on July 7th 2009. The New7Wonders Panel of Experts then selected 21 finalists from the top 77 nominees.

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