He will be engaged in financing of environmental programmes.
The richest man in the world, the founder and owner of Amazon, Jeff Bezos announced an unprecedented charitable event. It allocates $10 billion to Finance programs, scholars, activists, public organizations that work to protect the environment and combat climate change, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
To combat these negative phenomena billionaire has created a “Land Fund”, which this summer will issue grants to environmental activists.
“Climate change is the biggest threat to our planet. I want to work together with others to reinforce known paths and explore new ways of dealing with destructive impacts of climate change on this planet we all share. This global initiative will Fund scholars, activists, non-governmental organizations — all efforts that provide a real opportunity to help preserve and protect the natural world. We can save the Earth… I allocate 10 billion dollars to start and begin giving grants this summer. The earth is what unites us all — let’s defend it together,” wrote Bezos.