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Photos: 60 Minutes of Solidarity with Earth

Sun 26 Mar 2023 | 12:41 PM
Rana Atef

Every last Saturday of March, the world celebrates Earth Hour which is a worldwide movement by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to encourage everyone to use energy in a smarter way and to make them aware of the issues related to nature and planet Earth.

Participating in the event by turning off the non-essential electric lights for one hour, from 8:30 pm to 9:30 as a symbol of solidarity with the planet. 

More than 100 countries across the world took place at Earth Hour, and they expressed their participation by turning the lights of the most dominant destinations and landmarks. 

Christ the Redeemer's Lights Off, Rio de Janeiro
City Hall, Solo, Indonesia
Hong Kong Landmarks
People with Candles in La Paz, Bolivia
Gateway of India, Mumbai, India
Taj Mahal, India
Panama Canal Administration
Santiago, Chile
The Supertree Grove structures at Gardens by the Bay, Singapore
Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia
The Ancient Colosseum, Rome, Italy
UN Headquarter, New York City, USA
Áras an Uachtaráin, Dublin, Ireland
Heliopolis, Cairo, Egypt