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13 May, 2016

How Individuals Are Powering The Movement to #ChangeClimateChange - Part 2

In the movement to change climate change, we've always believed that the people are our greatest strength. In part 2 of the two-part series, we highlight some fine examples of individuals toiling to unite their communities, cities and countries for climate action during and beyond Earth Hour 2016.
6 May, 2016

How Individuals Are Powering The Movement to #ChangeClimateChange - Part 1

In the movement to change climate change, we’ve always believed that the people are our greatest strength. In this blog post, we highlight some fine examples of individuals toiling to unite their communities, cities and countries for climate action during and beyond Earth Hour 2016.
29 April, 2016

10 Countries Helping Us Edge Closer to a 100% Renewable World (Part 2)

As the world takes the next step to make the Paris Agreement a reality, here’s part 2 of our shout out to some countries that are attempting to make the shift toward renewable energy, to encourage them to ramp up their actions and inspire others to do the same.
22 April, 2016

Let’s make climate history on April 22

Getting the Paris agreement in December 2015 was a big achievement in a longer struggle. Now, countries need to make sure the Agreement becomes a reality. Samantha Smith, leader at the Global Climate and Energy Initiative at WWF International, shares more on the significance of the signing of the Agreement on 22 April 2016.
15 April, 2016

10 Countries Helping Us Edge Closer to a 100% Renewable World - Part 1

As the world enters a new era of climate efforts after the #COP21 climate summit in Paris, we thought of giving a shout out to some countries that are making significant progress in the shift toward renewable energy, and encourage them to ramp up their actions and inspire others to do the same.
8 April, 2016

You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone

Climate change is real, and it’s happening now. This summer’s El Nino weather pattern unleashed a pulse of hot water that spread westward across the Pacific all the way to Australia’s east coast, creating a mass coral bleaching event in the Great Barrier Reef. WWF Australia's Louise Matthiesson weighs in.
1 April, 2016

Thank YOU for making Earth Hour a shining success!

As Earth Hour swept across the world from Australia to Africa on Saturday, 19 March 2016, millions came together to shine a light on the climate action our planet needs. Find out how WWF teams, Earth Hour Communities, corporates and organisations, governments, fellow NGOs, landmarks, celebrities and individuals like you came together to #ChangeClimateChange.
18 March, 2016

Explaining Earth Hour: Why changing climate change begins with people

"If there were any doubters left as to why climate action needs to ramp up now, let me set the scene with some astonishing world records…" Marco Lambertini, Director General of WWF International, gives his take on climate change and why people are at the core of the solution.
11 March, 2016

Lend your voice to Planet Earth - donate your social power today!

As the world stands at a climate crossroads, it is powerful yet humbling to think that our actions today will decide what tomorrow will look like for generations to come. Witness how you can be a part of making climate change history in our video, 'The Future Starts Today'.
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.

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