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Greta Thunberg Donates her 1 Million Euros Prize Money to Charitable Climate Projects
Category :- Environment Author :- N Gelmin S 
Posted on July 21, 2020, 1:42 pm
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The 17-year-old Swedish environmentalist and founder of School for Climate, Greta Thunberg has won another environmental prize worth one million euros.

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Addressing the public after her award, Thunberg said, “I am extremely honored to receive the Gulbenkian Prize for Humanity...We are in a climate emergency, and my foundation will as quickly as possible donate all the prize money of one million euros to support organizations and projects that fight for a sustainable world.”

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This prize is an annual award which aims at recognizing people groups of people and /or organizations from all over the world whose contributions to mitigate and adapt to climate change are outstanding and impacting.

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Established in 1956, the Gulbenkian Prize for Humanity is a Portuguese philanthropic institute, part of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation that promotes arts, charity, science and education.

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Aside this prize, Thunberg was awarded Time Magazine’s Person of the Year in 2019 and has been nominated twice for the Nobel Prize

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