Earth Hour Blog

11 April 2018

24 Stories around the World: Part 1

Earth Hour 2018 was only the beginning. To keep up the momentum, we're sharing the stories of 24 countries and how they rallied together to #Connect2Earth and protect our planet. This is the first part in a series of six!
29 March 2018

Reflections on Earth Hour 2018

I’ve always been grateful that my job as Executive Director, Marketing and Communications at WWF International gives me a front row to witness the impact that we have on issues related to ‘our way of living’. One such issue that I grapple with on a daily basis is the alarming loss of nature. The evidence continues to mount and the facts are terrifying:
22 March 2018

Climate Change: Staying below 1.5C warming limit would protect lives, economy and nature!

In this guest post by Joe Bongay, discover more about the importance of staying within the 1.5˚C temperature change and what that means for Earth.
13 March 2018

Biodiversity and climate: joining the dots for a sustainable future

The importance of biodiversity and what the Paris Agreement means for our planet.
7 March 2018

A tale of three cities and a trillion trees

Forests are rich with resources and wildlife, and protecting them helps not just plants and animals, but also our own mental and physical well-being! Plant for the Planet is an initiative that encourages youths to plant trees and help save our planet, and they have a new goal to plant a trillion trees! Find out more about them here.
23 February 2018

What goes into a tortilla chip?

Tortilla chips sure are a-maize-ing! But how much do you actually know about this popular corn snack? Read on to find out more - plus, learn how you can make sustainable food choices and do your part to keep tortilla chips forever eternal!
13 February 2018

Conserving the ocean of life.

Corals are incredible - they're beautiful and they provide shelter for lots of other marine species. But they're also in desperate need of help. Read on to find out more about these gorgeous, delicate creatures!
31 January 2018

Five ways you can connect to Earth!

Even if you are a city dweller, you can still get in touch with nature. Here are five ways you can connect to Earth.
18 January 2018

2017’s temperature trend turns up the heat on climate action

The official figures are in: 2017 is among the three warmest years on record, according to an announcement today from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
23 November 2017

After COP23, time to join the dots

Momentum is a precious commodity in the climate talks. With the complexity of the negotiations, the enormous inertia working against progress, and the urgency of the need to reduce emissions, maintaining forward motion is vital.

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