Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday said that saving the planet earth from the ill-effects of climate change was a collective endeavour, in which everyone mattered.
On his Twitter handle, the prime minister reiterated that Pakistan joined the global community today in observing ‘Earth Hour’ and demonstrating its commitment to the fulfillment of its obligations to climate change actions.
Pakistan joins the global community today in observing Earth Hour & demonstrating its commitment to the fulfilment of its obligations to climate change actions. Saving our planet from the ill-effects of climate change is a collective endeavour, one in which everyone matters.— Shehbaz Sharif (@CMShehbaz) March 25, 2023
Earth Hour is being observed across the globe on Saturday by millions of people from over 190 countries and territories, as they switched off lights for just one hour.
The event launched by World Wildlife Fund (WWF) during 2007, is part of an annual tradition to raise awareness about climate change.
Join the #BiggestHourForEarth: Spend 60 mins doing something positive for ?.— WWF (@WWF) March 22, 2023
It could be as simple as using the hour to learn more about our planet & the issues we're facing. Knowledge is power that can impact all other hours!
For more ideas: https://t.co/zzBBAW0erc #EarthHour pic.twitter.com/qJPNIBfKc2