Earth Hour Blog

4 March 2016

Earth Hour 2016: Climate Action Across Borders

Climate change knows no boundaries; and that’s why climate action needs to transcend the borders of individual countries - perfectly exemplified in these regions who are joining forces to #ChangeClimateChange.
26 February 2016

Earth Hour 2016: 4 countries shining a light on climate action

As the world stands at a climate crossroads, Earth Hour is inviting people around the world to be a part of the climate action our planet urgently needs. Here's more about the ambitious efforts of Australia, India, Spain and Cyprus, which reminds us yet again that changing climate change starts with each of us.
12 February 2016

Journey To Collect 1,001 Stories On Climate & Water: Q&A With Devi Lockwood

At Earth Hour, we believe that every single individual has the power to help make a difference and #ChangeClimateChange :) Devi Lockwood, who is currently traveling the world by bicycle and boat to collect 1,001 stories about our climate and water, perfectly encapsulates that, and we hope her story inspires you to shine a light on climate action today!
5 February 2016

COP21: A chance to turn the tide on climate change

The Paris Climate Agreement offers us a chance to turn the tide on climate change and help improve the state of our oceans and coasts. John Tanzer, Director of WWF's Marine Programme, shares his views on our oceans and COP21.
29 January 2016

COP21: Strengthening the voice of our forests

What does the Paris Climate Agreement mean for our forests? Peter Graham, Lead for the WWF Forest and Climate Programme tells us more.
22 January 2016

Climate Action Heroes Part 2

Climate change is undoubtedly one of the most important issues of our generation, and in the bid to change climate change, planet Earth and its people need all the help they can get. In light of that, here’s part 2 of a list of influential people across the world who are helping shine a light on climate action. (P.S We saved the best for last!)
15 January 2016

Climate Action Heroes

Climate change is undoubtedly one of the most important issues of our generation, and in the bid to change climate change, planet Earth and its people need all the help they can get. In light of that, we’ve put together a list of influential people across the world who are helping to shine a light on climate action. We hope you enjoy part 1 of this series ;)
7 January 2016

10 Climate Highlights of 2015

2015 was no doubt a landmark year for our climate, and as we gear up for Earth Hour 2016, we wanted to keep in mind some of the top climate highlights of 2015 to serve as a reminder of what we can achieve when the world unites to change climate change!
1 December 2015

The COP Chronicles: An Insider View From The Paris Climate Summit

30th November 2015 marks the beginning of COP21, the world’s biggest climate conference yet, not just in terms of the number of people attending (an impressive 46,000!) but also in view of what it hopes to achieve- a way forward to steer our planet away from catastrophic climate change. It is no easy feat. But over the next two weeks, we will share with you stories of individuals, groups and...
20 November 2015

Could these five inventions help save our planet?

From used coffee grounds to recycling seashells, here are 5 interesting inventions that could help save our planet! As UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said, “Climate change has happened because of human behaviour, therefore it’s only natural it should be us, human beings, to address this issue.” We think this list of inventions definitely gives us a glimpse into the potential of individuals...

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