Invitation to Conduct Local Earth Hour 2020 Events

By LCP Secretariat
March 3, 2020



Reference No. (2020-03-08)




The Honorable City Mayors



The LCP National President



Invitation to Conduct Local Earth Hour 2020 Events

DATE: 03 March 2020



In support of the Earth Hour Celebration of the World Wide Fund for Nature's (WWF-Philippines) on 28 March 2020 to: 


  • organize their own local Earch Hour switch-off events on 28 March 2020 by turning off non-essential lights (e.g. signages and select streetlights) and lighting in key momuments and nearby public spaces from 08:30 to 09:30 p.m.;
  • mobilize members from local provate sector to take part in the event by switching off their signage lights and non-essential lights in their facilities;
  • observe sustainbale practices in the conduct of their event such as proper waste management, discouraging the use of plastics, and ensuring energy effieciency;
  • document the event by taking photos and uploading these on social media with the hashtags #EarthHour202, #ChangeTheEnding, and #Connect2Earth; and
  • pledge to "change the ending" by publicly promoting practives that offices and individuals can make to support the environmental and reverse the trend of environmental decline


I also encourage our cities to share their existing policies, executive orders, ordinances, and initiatives supporting Earth Hour to the WWF-Philippines



For further information and guidance about the upcoming event, kindly refer to the attached formal invitation, campaign overview, and event guidelines. You may also visit the official Earth Houe 2020 website or contact their Social Mobilization team at or their PR, Media and Events Officer at






Mayor Evelio (Bing) Leonardia

LCP National President


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