The function was organised by Landlord Al Ain Properties in cooperation with the premises property manager, First Gulf Properties.
The event program included an Earth Hour event countdown and a screening of the official video clip on Earth Hour 2012. Children took part in forming the number “60” with candles on the sandy beach.
Abdul Aziz Hussain, CEO of Al Ain Properties, said: “Al Ain Properties’ goal is to spread awareness among its tenants by participating in this event; Mangrove Village is a starting point; the same will be held for all the properties in the upcoming years.”
For his part, Jassim Al Ali, CEO of FGP, said: “Our participation falls in line with Al Ain Property’s contribution, reflecting our continuous endeavor to preserve the environment and to promote public awareness of ecological dangers. Our initiative in Mangrove Village coincides with our call for the company’s employees, residents and occupants of more than 13,000 residential and commercial units under our management, to participate in this initiative and to switch off their lights during Earth Hour.”
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