Now Reading:

Earth hour 2015 begins

world news

Earth hour 2015 begins

Earth hour is sweeping the world. At 8.30pm local time on March 28, 2015, countries in 24 time zones across six continents switch off their lights for an hour to raise awareness of climate change.

New York, Nairobi and Paris are all participating, with Japan’s iconic Tokyo Tower and buildings in the Philippines among the first to go dark.

Every story can be told in many ways: see the perspectives from Euronews journalists in our other language teams.


Nigeria: Presidential poll hit by bloodshed and technical glitches