Palace urges public to observe Earth Hour

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He said the Parliament of Pakistan is glad to be a part of the Earth Hour movement which will see its tenth year this year.

"However, be safe during Earth Hour and when you light your candles, place them in glass jars so they don't cause a fire".

"Denver International Airport works hard to be a sustainability leader within the aviation industry", Scott Morrissey, DIA's senior director for sustainability, said in the release. If you want to do something on the easier or smaller side you can update your profile picture on Facebook to reflect your Earth Hour support or you can join the Facebook event.

According to the WWF website, individuals, communities, organizations and landmarks in an unprecedented 178 countries and territories a year ago took part in the world's largest grassroots movement for environmental protection.

The "Earth Hour" movement was globally accepted and celebrated, each year over 172 countries and over 7000 cities shut down the electricity of landmark monuments to participate and raise awareness!

Among the famous buildings and structures taking part in Australia are Sydney's Opera House, the Harbour Bridge, Luna Park, Town Hall, and Sydney Tower Eye.

Debbie Levin, president of the Environmental Media Association, spoke to Teen Vogue about Earth Day and encouraged everyone to get involved, because we always need more people to help fight climate change. It starts at 8:30 PM when thousands of landmarks in the world would go dark for one hour.

The lights will be switched off between 8:30pm to 9:30pm to coincide with the efforts of World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan). "None of this would have been possible without the force that binds us all together - our collective determination to protect the one planet we all share".

"Climate change is visible proof that our actions can have a ripple effect beyond physical borders".

Through the support of the Department of Interior and Local Government, the Leagues of Municipalities, Cities, and Provinces, the Metro Manila Development Authority, and other government partners, Earth Hour in the Philippines has always been a success.

A kid holds a candle as he joins Earth Hour celebrations in Kochi.