Brazilian farmer Helio Lombardo Do Santos walks through the Amazon rainforest near Porto Velho, Rondonia, Brazil, on August 26, 2019. (Carl De Susa / AFP / Getty Images)
Brazil simply rejected a $ 1 million Amazon firefighting package that was quickly collected during the G7 summit in Biarritz, probably because of a feud between the host of the meeting – the French president – and his Brazilian counterpart, which spilled into the open.
It is devastating to see the fires and devastation ravaging the Amazon rainforest, one of the world's most important ecosystems. Apple will donate to preserve its biodiversity and restore the indispensable Amazon forest in Latin America.
̵1; Tim Cook (@tim_cook) August 26, 2019
It is not yet clear what the financial cost of Amazon's donation for fires will lead to, but we'll find out soon enough, perhaps with a new press release on the Apple website.