ICRI Colombia during the International Year of the Reef, IYOR 2008 joined efforts with CORFERIAS and WWF Colombia, to enhance the participation of Colombians in the Hour of the Planet. This is a symbolic act held at the closing of the First International Environmental Fair (FIMA) that will be carried out between the 26 and the 29 of March, in Bogota.
Steps to follow: • Subscribe to http://www.earthhour.org/• Extinguished the lights between 8:00 and 9:00 p.m. (Colombian time), Saturday 29 of March, 2008• Adopting environmental friendly behaviors• Committing to reduce the consumption of energy in the daily life• Visiting http://www.earthhour.org/ , http://www.wwf.org.co/ and http://www.iyor.org/ to find out of what it can be made in the fight to diminish the climatic change phenomenon that affects the health of coral reefs. The individual actions have global consequences. More than 30 million people around the world will participate in the campaign, being united to a world-wide feeling of preoccupation and action to stop being part of the problems that cause the climate change and its effects on coral reefs.
Focal Point Colombia, ICRI