The 16-year old climate change activist Greta Thunberg has been raising her voice at the highest levels to speak about the climate change. Tron founder Justin Sun announced to joint Greta’s initiative by pledging to donate $1 million to this initiative.
Justin Sun commits $1 million to Greta Thunberg’s initiative
Justin Sun tweeted that as a young entrepreneur, he shares Thunberg’s passion for changing the world, and crypto will contribute immensely to reducing carbon footprint by implementing the decentralized settlement. He added that he would personally commit $1 million to Greta Thunberg’s initiative. However, his decision to help the 16-year old’s climate change movement was met with some skepticism.
As a young entrepreneur, I share @GretaThunberg’s passion to change the world. Crypto will contribute immensely on reducing carbon footprint by implementing decentralized settlement. I would like to personally commit USD$1 Mil to @GretaThunberg ’s initiative. #cop25
— Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) December 18, 2019
Justin Sun receives mixed reactions from the crypto community.
The Tron founder’s decision to commit $1 million to a noble cause was met with some skepticism. Some believe that Justin did this to gain the public spotlight for his altcoin TRX. But irrespective of Justin’s motives, the funds donated will be used for something good.
Greta Thunberg became a world sensation after her speech at Unite Nations confronting world leaders for not doing enough to keep the planet habitable for humans and other species in the near future. However, Greta’s initiative to stop the climate change has been targeted by some political parties.