Earth day 2024: History, significance and importance

In 2009, the General Assembly has passed a resolution designating April 22 as International Earth Day. Since then April 22 is celebrated as Earth Day. 

Earth Day presents an excellent chance to engage in environmental action and contribute to the betterment of our planet. 

Earth Day offers an opportunity to bring attention to environmental issues, such as pollution, climate change, and habitat degradation.

It’s a moment that unites people across different continents, cultures, and time zones, highlighting the power of collective action in the face of environmental challenges. 

Theme for Earth Day 2024

“Uniting for Our One Shared Home,” emphasises the interconnectedness of all inhabitants of Earth and the shared responsibility to protect our natural world.

Significance of Earth Day

It symbolises the collective power of individuals and organisations worldwide to address climate change and promote sustainability.

Earth Hour Day embodies the idea that when we act together, even small actions can lead to significant global change.


Earth day serves as a powerful symbol of global unity, demonstrating how collective action can raise awareness and inspire change.

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