PRESS RELEASE – Europe & North America – October 21, 2020 – For Immediate Use

European and North American NGOs and advocates for healthy time-use have joined to form the International Alliance for Natural Time. Backed by renowned scientists and experts in the fields of chronobiology, neuroscience, economic science, and social science, the Alliance emphasizes natural time for health, safety, education, economy, and environment. They urge governments on both continents to restore permanent, sun-based time zones as soon as possible, preferably before March of 2021.

Sleep Deprivation

Wrongly set clocks regularly force too much of the population to wake before sunrise, leading to structural sleep deprivation and disruption to biological clocks. The circadian system directs all bodily processes, and it takes cue from local sunlight — not by clocks on phones. To ignore this reality affects quality of sleep, mental and physical health, performance at work, school, and on the road, and economy at large. …


Save Standard Time

Permanent Standard Time is the quickest way to end Daylight Saving Time (DST) clock change. Standard Time is best for health, safety, kids, workers, ecology.

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