5 Environment-Focused and Eco-Friendly Events From Around the World
World Wetlands Day
When: 2 February every year
World Wetlands Day is an international event that celebrates the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on February 2, 1971. It seeks to promote awareness and support for the conservation of wetlands across the globe.
World Wildlife Day
When: 3 March every year
World Wildlife Day celebrates the adoption of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). This international event is dedicated to raising awareness and demonstrating support for the world’s wild plants and animals.
When: Annually | 24 March 2018
Earth Hour is a global movement organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature that encourages individuals, businesses, communities, and various groups to power off for an hour on the designated date usually on a Saturday evening towards the end of March. It is an individual and collective show of support for action on climate change that has been gaining traction over the years.
When: 22 April every year
Earth Day is one of biggest annual events in the world with over a billion people celebrating it. Individuals, communities, civic groups, and NGOs are just some of the millions of people who participate each year.
Where: Various locations across the US
When: Various dates
The Green Festival® is the largest and longest-running sustainability and green living event in the US. The event gathers consumers and businesses and s focused on promoting sustainable living as well as in showcasing a wide array of eco-friendly products.