Many countries the COP26 climate change conference are making promises to help Earth. They have signed agreements to end deforestation and cut methane emission levels 30 per cent 2030. Bosses global companies are also COP26. Jeff Bezos, the founder Amazon, made a speech Tuesday. He promised to give $2 billion to help nature. He said the money would restore landscapes to their more natural state. He also wants to transform food systems to make food production more sustainable. Mr Bezos also set The Bezos Earth Fund 2020. This is a $10-billion project to help fight climate change. September, this fund gave $1 billion to help threatened indigenous peoples.
Jeff Bezos said he decided to give more money to protect the planet going space in July. He said that looking Earth from space made him understand the importance helping our planet. He said: "Looking back Earth from there, the atmosphere seems so thin, the world so...fragile." In his COP26 speech, he said his trip space changed his feelings about our planet. He said: "I was told that seeing Earth from space changes the lens through which you see the world, but I was not prepared how much that would be true." He said it was time all countries and corporations to act. He said: " this critical year...we must all stand together to protect our world."