The spot lights had the historic
It was a balmy night in
Beyond Earth Hour
Lots of lanterns were lit up on the steps to the fort in the shape of a ‘60’. Every one who attended received a biodegradable bag courtesy of the Emirates Wildlife Society (EWS-WWF).
The bag contained a 12 watt energy efficient light bulb (thanks to sponsors Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority) with an encouragement to join Heroes of the UAE.
A Morjan key ring came as a gift from the Fujairah Municipality Environmental Protection Section.
A EWS-WWF coffee mug states, “I have done the Enviro-Spellathon.” Give it a go.
Sheets of information were distributed suggesting to people what they can do to go beyond the sixty minutes of Earth Hour. This information is on the Earth Hour web site and there is also an opportunity to sign up to an ongoing commitment and share creative ideas through a photo competition as well as by posting these on the Beyond the Hour site.
Reduce Our Footprints
The ecological footprint we share as the UAE nation is large but the way we can transform this situation is by playing our part—businesses and industries, schools and Colleges, governments and municipalities, as well as households and individuals.
Thanks to the staff of the EWS-WWF, the
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