Earth Hour Is On 27th March

The idea is to avoid unnecessary lighting in the symbolic environmental protection call to save energy.
Sheena

Updated: Mar 29, 2021 10:06:04 am

29 March 2021 Current Affairs:Earth Hour will be observed on March 27, 2021.

Highlights:
♦ "Earth Hour" is an annual initiative of the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) started in 2007.
♦ Every year it will be held on the last Saturday of March.
♦ Encourage people from more than 180 countries/regions to turn off the lights from 8.30pm to 9.30pm according to local time.
♦ The idea is to avoid unnecessary lighting in the symbolic environmental protection call to save energy.
♦ Impact: "Earth Hour" has become a catalyst for a positive impact on the environment. It uses the power of the people and collective actions to promote major legislative changes.

World Wildlife Fund for Nature
♦ It is the world's leading conservation organization, working in more than 100 countries.
♦ World Wildlife Fund for Nature was established in 1961 and is headquartered in Gland, Switzerland
♦ In order to protect nature and reduce the most urgent threat to the diversity of life on earth.
Other WWF initiatives:
♦ TX2 Goal
♦ TRAFFIC
♦ Living Planet Report
 
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