Elon Musk ready to donate $ 6 billion to fight world hunger … but on one condition

the essential The American billionaire Elon Musk, said he was ready to sell Tesla shares to fight against hunger in the world. But on one condition, that the United Nations Food Program can allow the public to see “precisely how the money is spent”.

What if Elon Musk offered $ 6 billion to end world famines? In any case, this is the proposal made on CNN by David Beasley, director of the United Nations Food Program (WFP).

If WFP can describe on this Twitter thread exactly how $ 6B will solve world hunger, I will sell Tesla stock right now and do it.

– Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 31, 2021

$ 6 billion is only 2% of Elon Musk’s fortune, one Twitter user noted. Elon Musk, it is then said ready to consider the proposal of the representative of the United Nations. But on condition that the organization explains how this donation could solve the famine. “If WFP can precisely describe under this Twitter thread how $ 6 billion can solve world hunger, I would immediately sell Tesla stock and make that donation,” wrote Elon Musk. In a second tweet, the CEO clarified that the UN plan should include “open source accounting, so the public can see precisely how the money is spent.”

A meeting on Earth or in space

The director of the Food Program explained that “$ 6 billion could help 42 millions of people who will literally die” if no one helps them. David Beasley also proposed to Elon Musk a meeting “anywhere, on Earth or in space”, to explain to him how these billions could be precisely used.

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