The President of the United States, Donald Trump, has shockingly declared that he was not interested in trying to solve the global warming problem, because there is no such issue in the first place and is only a hoax conducted by China. – Reassuring.
Now, there is someone who might change his mind about environmental issues – Leonardo DiCaprio.
Reportedly, Leonardo DiCaprio and his head of the organization met with Trump in order to discuss the ways in which green jobs are, not only going to improve our planet’s heath but also bring in more economic profit in the long run.
The meeting at Trump Tower was confirmed by Terry Tamminen, CEO of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, in a statement for Associated Press.
The two gave Trump and Ivanka, the new POTUS, a presentation on how renewable energy usage can create more jobs for the people.
“Today, we presented the President-elect and his advisers with a framework — which LDF developed in consultation with leading voices in the fields of economics and environmentalism — that details how to unleash a major economic revival across the United States that is centered on investments in sustainable infrastructure. Our conversation focused on how to create millions of secure, American jobs in the construction and operation of commercial and residential clean, renewable energy generation.” said the statement.
Leonardo DiCaprio has been very active in his fight against pollution, for preserving the environment and fighting climate change. His views were accurately portrayed even in a documentary of his own called Before the Flood.
The actor previously met with Ivanka who is planning to make climate change one of her “signature issues”, and gave her a copy of his film.
During the recent meeting with the president, DiCaprio gave a copy to Trump as well, who received it and promised to watch it. He even, allegedly proposed for them to meet again in the future to further discuss the issues.