Skoll Starts The Urgent Threats Fund, will be led by Dr. Larry Brilliant

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Jeff Skoll, the first president of eBay, has donated $100 million to start a new foundation to address urgent threats like water shortages, pandemics and the Middle East conflict.

The organization, the Skoll Urgent Threats Fund, will be led by Dr. Larry Brilliant, the iconoclastic public health expert and technology entrepreneur who until February headed up Google’s philanthropic enterprise, google.org.

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  1. Thanks for sharing… it’s encouraging to see that these leaders are investing in these programs–hopefully others will follow.

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