Earth Hour Philippines Press Launch

4 Mar 2009 - 11:00am
4 Mar 2009 - 2:00pm

On Wednesday, March 4, 2009, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) for Nature, together with the Department of Energy (DOE), the Green Army Network, and the SWITCH movement will hold a press launch for Earth Hour Philippines (EHP) from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Hard Rock Cafe in Glorietta 3, Makati.

Aside from the mentioned organizers, the press launch has invited several of the local government units which have pledged support for Earth Hour such as Manila, Makati, Pasay, Mandaluyong and Marikina. Outside Metro Manila, the cities of Cebu and Davao have organized themselves and their localities for the upcoming event.

Personalities such as Margie Moran, Jim Paredes, Tweety de Leon, Cory Quirino, Paolo Abrera and Bianca Araneta-Elizalde were invited and have accepted to become EH ambassadors.

Others who will be present during the press launch are church groups, business councils, youth organizations, civil society, academic institutions and non-government organizations.