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About Earth Hour

EARTH HOUR is a global campaign that raises awareness around climate change on the last Saturday of March every year between 8:30 and 9:30 pm. 

Earth Hour

Earth Hour is a global campaign that raises awareness about climate change on the last Saturday of March every year, from 8.30 to 9.30pm. Founded by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) in 2007, it encourages hundreds of millions of people…

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City Challenge

The Earth Hour City Challenge (EHCC) is an initiative designed by WWF to mobilise action and support from cities in the global transition towards a climate friendly, one-planet future, and to stimulate the development and dissemination of…

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Climate change

Climate change is the biggest threat to nature and humanity in living memory. The seriousness of this threat should not be underestimated. Our heavy reliance on coal, oil and natural gas is polluting our atmosphere with greenhouse gases.…

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Food

Climate change will affect the availability and accessibility of food in many parts of the world because it increases the risk of crop failure and loss of livestock. It will impact both local and global food security. Some areas are…

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Energy

Energy is essential for poverty reduction, yet the means by which we have been producing energy is one of the biggest contributors to climate change. We have an obligation to provide energy to those who need it, but burning more fossil…

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Water

Rivers and lakes supply drinking water for people and animals, as well as being vital for agriculture and industry. Oceans and seas provide food for billions of people. Climate change will have major and unpredictable effects on the world's…

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