Bezos and Musk invest in support of Africa
Latest new from Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, even if this time they do not concern their entrepreneurial ups and downs at all. This time, in fact, the two billionaire entrepreneurs are talking about themselves for the decision to invest heavily sums of money to support Africa. Clearly, the purpose of donations is very different from each other. If Bezos aims to counteract the continent’s desertification, Musk even wants to solve the problem of world hunger. But let’s find out more.
Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk in support of Africa
Jeff Bezos recently announced that he will invest well 2 billion dollars for counteract desertification In Africa. Apparently, during his flight into space, the entrepreneur would have noticed the fragility of our planet. And he would have decided to do something to solve some problems that afflict him. “We must preserve what we still have, we must restore what we have lost and we must cultivate what we need to live without degrading the planet for future generations to come.” So said Bezos about the project to defend and restore the forests on the continent.
“Restoration can improve soil fertility, increase yields and improve food security, make water more reliable, create jobs and stimulate economic growth, while limiting carbon.” In short, an important donation, which is part of a larger project that aims to stop and reverse deforestation and land degradation by 2030. However noble, Bezos is not the only entrepreneur in the world to side with Africa. Elon Musk, in fact, said he was ready to invest 6 billion dollars to solve one of the most terrible problems in our history, world hunger.
An important mission for the Tesla entrepreneur, which he even requested UN intervention. In fact, it would be up to the organization to show the location of the funds, so as to be able to highlight that such a large sum can really feed the world population. In short, the greats of the global industry have answered the call of David Beasley, Director of WFP. In the past few days, in fact, he had requested that Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk intervene in favor of the poorest part of the world. And they said they were ready to do it.