26 Mar '12, 8am

The @UN, @Greenpeace, @unescoNOW, the Vatican: Recognised world leaders are declaring support for #EarthHour

From the United Nations to the World Organization of the Scout Movement, UNESCO to the Vatican, the most recognised leaders and influential organisations in the world have declared their support for Earth Hour. United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon announced that the UN would be switching off their lights for Earth Hour on 31 March, as he called on people, organisations and businesses to do the same, in solidarity with the 20 per cent of men, women and children who don’t have access to electricity. “Turning off our lights is a symbol of our commitment to sustainable energy for all,” Mr. Ban said. “We need to fuel our future with clean, efficient and affordable energy. By acting together today, we can power a brighter tomorrow.” The UN chief joins the Director General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova who has urged all World Heritage sites to switch off their lights for Earth ...

Full article: http://earthhour.org/page/world-leaders-press-release

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