If you want the real facts about the Maldives stay right where you are
A few pleasant days on the beach paid for the tax payer why not? I'm sure the con artist politicians there will tell him some scary fairy stories to justify the hardship. If he actually wants to do some fact finding why doesn't he click at WUWT or read Nils-Axel Mörner's letter to the Maldive's President.
Carbon free research done in less time than it takes to make a bowl of porridge at no cost to the taxpayer.