Earth Hour from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm on March 27, 2010
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for this Earth Hour. It's an another step to aware people about natural resources ant how to protect them. According to the United Nations Organization, "individual awareness and action is the key to combat climate change."
Under the Earth Hour initiative, people are motivated to switch off their lights from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm on March 27 and sit in divine meditation on Earth Hour and pray for the strength of Mother Earth.
Earth Hour started in 2007 in Sydney, Australia when 2.2 million homes and businesses off their lights for one hour to take initiatives against climate change. Only a year later, Earth Hour had become a global sustainability movement with more than 50 million people across 35 countries participating.
In March 2009, hundreds of millions of people took part in the third Earth Hour. 4000 cities in 88 countries officially switched off light/electricity to save the planet, save the earth and made Earth Hour 2009 the world’s largest global climate change initiative.
Earth Hour is organized by WWF. With almost 5 million supporters and a global network in over 125 countries in 2010.